Tag: Wildfire smoke

Tracking the Smoke from the California Fires

December 12, 2017 0 Comments
Tracking the Smoke from the California Fires

  The fires this fall in California have been brutal.  You get a sense of how intense and large they are by the smoke plumes seen on satellite imagery.  These plumes extend many miles up and spread out hundreds of miles horizontally.  It would be interesting to see research on how this smoke affects our […]

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Ice & Smoke Around the World

September 13, 2011 0 Comments
Ice & Smoke Around the World

There is a big change in the weather today but the thing everyone is talking about is the smoke from the Minnesota wildfire. Tony mentioned it in a blog post recently and here is a link to an animation showing some of the smoke. Wildfires are quite typical in Canada and the Western U.S. every […]

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