Category Archives: Hail

Questions and answers regarding Hail.

4 June 2015 GOES 1-minute visible imagery and time lapse video

This blog entry consists of a youtube video: The time lapse video discussed above can be seen in its entirety below (courtesy Scott Longmore, CIRA):

Posted in Convection, GOES R, Hail, Severe Weather, Tornadoes | Comments Off on 4 June 2015 GOES 1-minute visible imagery and time lapse video

GOES visible imagery analysis for 26 April 2015 tornadic storm in Texas

This blog entry consists of a youtube video: To view only the GOES visible loop animation (without recorded audio), see: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/templates/loop_directory.asp?data_folder=training/visit/loops/26apr15_vis&number_of_images_to_display=52

Posted in GOES, Hail, Severe Weather, Tornadoes | Comments Off on GOES visible imagery analysis for 26 April 2015 tornadic storm in Texas

GOES-14 SRSOR for May 20, 2014

This blog entry consists of a youtube video (8 minutes in length): http://youtu.be/36lR8Y7xvOw After viewing the video, compare the GOES-14 RSO visible loop that would’ve been as seen on AWIPS: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/templates/loop_directory.asp?data_folder=training/visit/loops/20may14_rso&number_of_images_to_display=20 with the SRSOR loop over the same time period … Continue reading

Posted in Convection, GOES R, GOES-R Proving Ground, Hail, Satellites, Severe Weather, Tornadoes, Training | Comments Off on GOES-14 SRSOR for May 20, 2014

SRSOR on 21 May 2014

This blog entry is available in 2 formats: 1) Youtube video (25 minutes):  http://youtu.be/H6jMoT3sGiw 2) Web format (below): GOES Super Rapid Scan Operations for Research (SRSOR) 1-minute imagery was available for the severe weather event of 21 May 2014 that … Continue reading

Posted in Convection, GOES, GOES R, GOES-R Proving Ground, Hail, Severe Weather, Tornadoes | Comments Off on SRSOR on 21 May 2014