Forest Fire (7260 ha) in Mexico 30 Apr 2022

Event summary

This forest fire can have a low humanitarian impact based on the and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1006013
Countries: Mexico
Start Date - Last detection*: 30 Apr 2022 - 11 May 2022
Duration (days): 11
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 7260 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)

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Articles: 4 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Record high temperatures to recede over the weekend (copy)2022-05-14T02:54+0200.

That allowed for very warm air to come up from Texas and New Mexico, "where there’s plenty of heat," he said. There also was some smoke in the area from the forest fires in New Mexico, he added. Tuesday’s high reached 93 degrees, which t
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Vento e siccità per incendi inarrestabili negli USA occidentali | FOTO2022-05-12T22:47+0200.

Dal New Mexico al Colorado e parti del Midwest, oggi sono stati emesse allerte rosse per pericolo estremo di incendi a causa di bassi livelli di umidità, venti irregolari e alte temperature. La stessa combinazione di condizioni meteorologic
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La siccità alimenta “incendi catastrofici” in New Mexico | FOTO2022-05-11T21:05+0200.

Imponenti pennacchi di fumo e nuvole di pirocumuli si levano dagli incendi che stanno devastando il New Mexico (USA) e mentre la siccità peggiora, molti temono che questa stagione degli incendi sarà diversa dalle altre. “ Siamo già in modal
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Video meteo cronaca diretta: Stati Uniti, grossi incendi devastano lo ... 2022-05-08T18:31+0200.

Stati Uniti, 8 maggio 2022. Vasti incendi si sono sviluppati, per colpa dell'uomo, nello Stato del New Mexico, con capitale Santa Fe. Il fuoco ormai ha bruciato parecchi ettari di foresta e terreno e i vigili del fuoco trovano estrema diffi
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (25), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),