Fire Maps Track Fires Fire History Data Report Tools Help 29/06/2022: Cloud cover affecting fire detection

29/06/2022: Cloud cover affecting fire detection

Extensive cloud cover across large parts of north Australia and the rangelands is currently preventing some fires from being detected by satellites and displaying as hotspots
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  • Hotspot location on any map may only be accurate to within 1.5 km
  • The hotspot symbol on the maps does not indicate the size of the fire
  • Some fires may be small, brief, or obscured by smoke or cloud and go undetected
  • Satellites detect other heat sources such as smokestacks