Monthly Archives: April 2017

16 April 2017: 1.37 micron band (“Cirrus band”) features other than cirrus clouds

The GOES-16 data posted on this page are preliminary, non-operational data and are undergoing testing.  Users bear all responsibility for inspecting the data prior to use and for the manner in which the data are utilized. By Dan Bikos, Louie … Continue reading

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1-minute applications for severe thunderstorms from 15-16 April 2017

The GOES-16 data posted on this page are preliminary, non-operational data and are undergoing testing.  Users bear all responsibility for inspecting the data prior to use and for the manner in which the data are utilized. During the afternoon hours … Continue reading

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Snow on the ground as depicted in the GOES-16 1.6 micron band

The GOES-16 data posted on this page are preliminary, non-operational data and are undergoing testing.  Users bear all responsibility for inspecting the data prior to use and for the manner in which the data are utilized. The GOES-16 visible (0.64 … Continue reading

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Low-level moisture as observed from the GOES-16 shortwave difference product

The GOES-16 data posted on this page are preliminary, non-operational data and are undergoing testing.  Users bear all responsibility for inspecting the data prior to use and for the manner in which the data are utilized. The split window difference … Continue reading

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