The Real-Time Fire Map website by NASA gives real-time information on wildfires around the world. "Hot Spot" data from satellite detection spots and evaluates wildfires all over the world IN REAL TIME. Just navigate the map to any place of interest and enlarge the map for high detail.
Try using the "Layers" tab at the bottom of the map to overlay highways, geographical features, county lines, etc. You can also specify a time-frame at the top of the window on the right. For instance, you can press the "Today" tab to see today's detection of wild fires.