NOAA UPDATED NEW MEXICO FIRE COLOR COMPOSITE SATELLITE IMAGES ONLINE
May 11, 2000 NOAA's Operational Significant Event Imagery support team has created several multichannel color composite images showing the serious fire situation occurring just west of Los Alamos, New Mexico. The fires have resulted in large scale evacuations from the surrounding area, including the entire town of Los Alamos. Fire has spread to the Los Alamos National Laboratory grounds.
Some of this imagery can be
found on the OSEI
Media Resource page.
Images of these fires are those with "usNM" in the filename. Each of these also begins with one of the following prefixes based on the phenomena shown on the image:
FSMHS = Smoke and hot spots