DESCRIPTIVE TEXT NARRATIVE FOR SMOKE/DUST OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
THROUGH 0100Z October 10, 2005
Northern and Central California: Fires in Tuolumne and Sutter Counties generated smoke plumes that extended 26 nmi to the southwest and 26 nmi to the south, respectively. Arizona: A thin plume of smoke was moving east from a blaze in Maricopa County. Texas: Fires in Matagorda and Gonzales Counties produced plumes that stretched 45 nmi to the northwest. Lower and Mid Mississippi Valley: Numerous ag fires produced spotty smoke plumes that were moving towards the south and southwest.