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Rain Brought Brief Relief to Australia
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Rain Brought Brief Relief to Australia

Bushfire counts dipped in mid-January when much-needed rainfall poured down on New South Wales and Victoria.

Published Jan 24, 2020

Image of the Day Atmosphere Heat Land Drought Fires Remote Sensing

2019 Was the Second Warmest Year on Record
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2019 Was the Second Warmest Year on Record

The past five years have been the warmest of the past 140 years.

Published Jan 15, 2020

Image of the Day Atmosphere Heat Land Water Human Presence Remote Sensing

Explosive Fire Activity in Australia
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Explosive Fire Activity in Australia

Fires are burning so fiercely that they are lofting smoke to unusual heights.

Published Jan 9, 2020

Image of the Day Atmosphere Heat Drought Fires Remote Sensing

Fires and Smoke Engulf Southeastern Australia
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Fires and Smoke Engulf Southeastern Australia

As predicted, the weekend brought extreme fire weather.

Published Jan 6, 2020

Atmosphere Heat Land Drought Fires

Thick Smoke Blankets Southeastern Australia
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Thick Smoke Blankets Southeastern Australia

Fires keep raging through an intense and deadly fire season.

Published Jan 2, 2020

Image of the Day Atmosphere Heat Land Drought Fires