DESCRIPTIVE TEXT NARRATIVE FOR SMOKE/DUST OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
THROUGH 1630Z August 25, 2006
Washington/Oregon: The fires in Okanogan County once again are producing locally dense smoke traveling to the southwest. Fires in the southeastern portion of the state are generating moderately dense areas of smoke extending into Wheeler county Oregon. Northern Plains: Residual smoke from the massive amount of fires yesterday is extending through southern Alberta and Saskatchewan. Moderately dense smoke ahead of a frontal boundary curves from central Montana through the Dakotas to central and eastern Nebraska. California/Nevada: Fires in Siskiyou and Trinity counties in California continued to produce locally dense smoke traveling westward. A fire in Lincoln County Nevada is producing thin smoke moving northeast into Utah and Wyoming.