Daily Archives: August 21, 2013

Rim Fire Update – August 21

As the Rim Fire continues to burn near Yosemite National Park in California on August 21st, 2013, another pyrocumulonimbus has spawned from the complex. Looking at the GOES-15 visible imagery (above, left; click image to play animation), a large plume of cloud can be seen erupting from the fire, centered approximately at 38N 120W, at about 22 UTC. […]