Category Archives: Training

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

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May 8 2014 GOES SRSO for Severe Weather

GOES-14 Super Rapid Scan Operations (SRSO) was activated for the severe thunderstorm event of May 8, 2014. This blog entry consists of a youtube video: http://youtu.be/oHKCIIA95Oo For access to real-time GOES SRSO (when available) click here: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/dev/lindsey/loops/

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Synthetic Imagery for Severe Weather Forecasting

For this blog entry, we’ll consider applications of the NSSL 4-km WRF-ARW model synthetic imagery towards a severe weather event that occurred on June 22, 2010.  Synthetic imagery is model output that is displayed as though it is satellite imagery.  … Continue reading

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SHyMet for Forecasters Development Plan

Jeff Braun New Developmet Plan (LMS) available! This is the forecaster track of the Satellite Hydrology and Meteorology (SHyMet) Course (similar in structure, but exanding on or covering different subjects than the intern version of SHyMet) will cover satellite imagery interpretation, including … Continue reading

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