Thomas fire cloud recognised by UN on 3/22 this year

Pyrocumulus, the fire cloud that looks like a volcanic eruption and engulfed Ventura County yesterday, was officially recognised by the UN’s World Meteorological Organization on March 22nd this year. Cumulus flammagenitus “also known by the unofficial, common name, ‘pyrocumulus’” became part of the WMO’s New International Cloud Atlas.

“Odd and unusual” fires the “new normal” – Jerry Brown

Even though CA governor Jerry Brown calls December wildfires “very odd and unusual,” he added that they were “the new normal.”