SETI bioastro: Fw: [nh-announce] 04 December 2002 -- Natural Hazards Updates

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From: LARRY KLAES (ljk4@msn.com)
Date: Wed Dec 04 2002 - 11:12:30 PST


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The following sections were updated since 03 December 2002.

-- FIRE (3 updated events, 3 new images) --

FIRE DANGER EXTREME IN NEW SOUTH WALES
Two large wildfires in New South Wales belch smoke out across the Tasman Sea on December 4, 2002. Drought has plagued the region for months, and fires have been burning off and on since October.
* http://naturalhazards.nasa.gov/shownh.php3?img_id=5283
   *** MODIS(Aqua) image from Dec 4 2002 (Posted on Dec 4 2002 1:47PM)

WIDELY SCATTERED FIRES ACROSS CENTRAL AFRICA
Fires were burning across a broad swath of central Africa in early November 2002 as the fire season on the continent shifts from the south of the equator to north.
* http://naturalhazards.nasa.gov/shownh.php3?img_id=5281
   *** MODIS(Aqua) image from Nov 30 2002 (Posted on Dec 4 2002 10:04AM)

FIRES IN WEST AFRICA
North of the equator, Africa's biomass burning season intensified as November progressed into December. This recent image shows widespread burning across numerous countries in West Africa on December 1, 2002.
* http://naturalhazards.nasa.gov/shownh.php3?img_id=5282
   *** MODIS(Aqua) image from Dec 1 2002 (Posted on Dec 4 2002)

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