DESCRIPTIVE TEXT NARRATIVE FOR SMOKE/DUST OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
THROUGH 1615Z MAY 4, 2006.
Oregon: A narrow, yet moderately dense smoke plume is observed in Marion county and heading west. Western Gulf of Mexico: A very large area of smoke occupies the majority of the Bay of Campeche as well as most of the western half of the Gulf of Mexico and heading north towards Texas and Louisiana. This smoke is the result of fires over the past few days, as well as the numerous current fires on the Yucatan Peninsula. Banks