DESCRIPTIVE TEXT NARRATIVE FOR SMOKE/DUST OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
THROUGH 0100Z October 8, 2005
California: Two fires in Tulare County, one in Madera County, one in Mariposa County, one in Plumas County and two in Colusa County are producing moderately thick smoke plumes. The plumes extend toward the north or northeast except one of the Colusa County fires has a plume toward the northwest. Arizona: Two fires near the border of Gila and Coconino Counties are producing large plumes of thick smoke that extend toward the northeast. Colorado: A fire near the border of Park and Teller Counties is producing a moderately thick eastward plume. Kansas: A number of agricultural burns in south-central and western Kansas are producing moderately thick smoke plumes that extend north or northwestward.