Idaho Smoke Map

Idaho Smoke Map Legend

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Saturday, August 13, 2016

Source of Last Night's Pyrocumulus Cloud

Fire activity significantly picked up last night around 8:30 when a disturbance in the troposphere called a  vorticity moved right over the Pioneer Fire resulting in an impressive pyrocumulus lit by a setting sun.  
(photo by Andrea Holland)

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