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Fires in California

Fires in California
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Fires in California

While the 2014 wildfire season has been active in California, the fires have not been particularly large or damaging.

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Evolution of Pyrocumulus over California
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Evolution of Pyrocumulus over California

In August 2014, MODIS captured an unusual view of mature pyrocumulus clouds billowing up from a fire along the border of California and Oregon.

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Colby Fire, California
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Colby Fire, California

A smoky wildfire began burning just northeast of Los Angeles on January 16, 2014.

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