Fires in Colorado as seen by Metop-A on 17 June, combining the day orbit image, showing the blue-grey smoke plume, and the subsequent night overpass image, showing hot spots from red to yellow.
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Satellites' view on the catastrophic tornado case on 24 June 2021 in the Czech Republic.