07 May 1998 -- GOES-8 6.7 Micron IR (Water Vapor)
Smoke From Canadian Fires

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The narrow smoke filament over the Dakotas is apparent in the 6.7 micron IR (water vapor) channel...note the band of cooler brightness temperatures (lighter gray) wrapping cyclonically across the region.

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