Wild fires in New South Wales

Wildfires in New South Wales

20 October 2013 23:40 UTC

Wild fires in New South Wales
Wild fires in New South Wales

The smoke plumes from the wildfires visible from Metop-A.

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20 October 2013

Although some clouds are casting shadows on the ground, the smoke from the wilds fires in New South Wales (Australia) is clearly visible on this image from Metop-A. Two bluish plumes north and north-west of Sydney can be seen near burn scars (red arrows). Swaths of smoke also trail over the coastal waters.

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