Category Archives: Satellites

Advected Layer Precipitable Water (ALPW) comparison for events in December 2018 – January 2019

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New Mexico Snowstorm

Due to an upper-level disturbance passing through the southwestern United States, abundant snowfall has fallen in New Mexico, southwestern Colorado and parts of Texas (see social media snowfall image┬áhere). Snow totals range from a few inches to 16 inches at … Continue reading

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20 December 2018 Heavy Rain event in the Mid-Atlantic area

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Advected Layer Precipitable Water (ALPW) for 14 December 2018 event

View the ALPW loop here: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/templates/loop_directory.asp?data_folder=training/visit/loops/14dec18/alpw&loop_speed_ms=700  

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