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Official NCEP FVS Smoke Verification Using GOES AOD Product

The following verification products are made available for evaluation purposes only. For a history of model changes refer to the smoke forecast model change log. This evaluation consists of a GIS shapefile match between the smoke plumes derived by a NOAA NESDIS satellite analyst using the Hazard Mapping System (HMS) and the HYSPLIT modeled smoke (PM2.5) concentration shapefiles.

For current smoke forecasts, see http://www.nws.noaa.gov/aq/.

For further information, see http://www.arl.noaa.gov/HYSPLIT_wildfire.php

Modified: September 27, 2011
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