Haze returned to Malaysia

Haze returned back to Peninsular Malaysia after weeks of clear sky and fresh air. The Hotspot Satellite Image on 12 Aug 2012 show that thick haze is seriously covering the Malacca Straits caused by the fires in Sumatra.

Following is the hot spot image.

Regional Haza and Hotspot Satellite Image

The Red Spot in above image show the location of detected Hot Spot, which high possibly the fire location.

Following is the data sheet about the Hot Spot Counting for Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia and Borneo.

Hot Spot Count Chart for Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia and Borneo

Image and hot spot count chart source from Meteorological Service Singapore.