DESCRIPTIVE TEXT NARRATIVE FOR SMOKE/DUST OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
THROUGH 2345Z APRIL 03, 2006.
Florida: A fire along the Kissimmee R near on the eastern side of Avon Park Air Force Range is producing moderately dense smoke that extends due E 44km to near Yeehaw Junction along the Indian River/Osceola county line. The plume is about 20km wide. Texas/Oklahoma/Kansas/Arkansas: Even though high cirrus is obscuring most of the smoke in Texas/Oklahoma/Kansas/Arkansas tonight. Two fires in E TX can still be seen. TX: The first near Norwood or Macune in San Augustine county is producing a fan of dense smoke that extends due S 104km to Hardin county, SE 84km to S Newton county and ESE 60km to N Newton county. The smoke from the second fire is more difficult to discern...it is located near the Houston/Cherokee county line near Easley Chapel and Brunswick. The smoke is also fanned out, extending SSW 60km, S 66km and SSE 59km to around Trinity county. AR: A fire along the Crawford/Franklin county line near the towns of Bidville and Fern is producing dense smoke that extends SSE more than 115km to the Garland and Yell county lines and is about 25km wide. North Dakota/Montana: A fire near Genora along the ND/WY line in Williams county is producing moderate to dense smoke that extends N 59km into S Canada about 20km across the boarder. GG