Category Archives: GOES

Questions and answers regarding the GOES satellites and their programs.

WS Harper Impacts on Northeast US

As Winter Storm Harper passed through the northeast United States, the storm brought heavy precipitation in the forms of snow, rain, and freezing rain that produced significant ice accumulation on the ground. Storm total snowfall, rainfall and ice accumulations were … Continue reading

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Comparison of GOES-16 with GOES-13

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. One of the 1-minute … Continue reading

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GOES 1-minute imagery on 2 June 2015 over North Dakota

This blog entry consists of a youtube video:

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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

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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

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