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  • Fires and blowing dust across western Texas « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    corresponding MODIS 1 38 µm cirrus detection channel image below showed the utility of the near IR cirrus detection channel for highlighting the areal coverage of the blowing dust which showed up as the slightly brighter areas since this MODIS channel is sensitive to any particles that are efficient scatters of light At the time of the MODIS image winds across this region were gusting as high as 46 knots at Pecos station identifier KPEQ MODIS 0 65 µm visible image MODIS 1 38 µm cirrus detection image Farther to the north over the Texas Panhandle region a similar comparison of the 4 km resolution GOES 13 3 9 µm shortwave IR data with the corresponding 1 km resolution MODIS 3 7 µm shortwave IR data below again demonstrated the improved fire hot spot red to yellow color enhancement detection capability provided by higher spatial resolution MODIS 3 7 µm GOES 13 3 9 µm shortwave IR images A similar AWIPS comparison of the MODIS 0 65 µm visible channel and the corresponding MODIS 1 38 µm cirrus detection channel image below again showed the utility of the near IR cirrus detection channel for highlighting the areal coverage of the blowing dust At the time of the MODIS image winds across this region were gusting as high as 60 knots at Amarillo station identifier KAMA where surface visibility was restricted to 1 5 miles MODIS 0 65 µm visible image MODIS 1 38 µm cirrus detection image Posted in Air quality AVHRR Fire detection GOES 13 Google Earth MODIS POES No Comments Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply Name required Mail will not be published required Website Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics November 2012 M T W T F S S Oct 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map Server What the heck is this Winter weather Other blogs of interest AccuWeather Blogs CIMSS GOES Gallery CIMSS TPARC Support CIRA GOES R Proving Ground Blog EUMETSAT Image Gallery Geographic Information Network of Alaska GOES R and JPSS National Centers Perspective GOES R Fog Product Examples GOES R Hazardous Weather Testbed METSUL blog NOAA NESDIS Operational Significant Event Imagery NSSTC Collaborative Weather Blog PREDICT Field Experiment Blog The GOES R Proving

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/7636 (2012-11-14)
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  • High winds and wildfire activity over the Mid-Atlantic region « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    to yellow to red color enhancement from many of the larger fires could be seen on 4 km resolution GOES 13 3 9 µm imagery with many more of the smaller fires exhibiting such signatures on the corresponding 1 km resolution POES AVHRR 3 7 µm shortwave IR image below GOES 13 3 9 µm shortwave IR image POES AVHRR 3 7 µm shortwave IR image A MODIS true color Red Green Blue RGB image below displayed using Google Earth showed a few of the longer smoke plumes that were emanating from the largest fires located from western Virginia to the Washington DC area MODIS true color RGB image displayed using Google Earth Posted in AVHRR Aviation Fire detection GOES 13 Google Earth MODIS POES Red Green Blue RGB images No Comments Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply Name required Mail will not be published required Website Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics November 2012 M T W T F S S Oct 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map Server

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/7627 (2012-11-14)
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  • February « 2011 « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    showed a few more cumulus lines forming over the northern portion of the Loop Current with the cumulus cloud field becoming more dense in the southern portion POES AVHRR 0 63 µm visible image POES AVHRR Sea Surface Temperature product Posted in AVHRR GOES 13 Marine weather MODIS POES No Comments All time record low temperature in Oklahoma and a Tehuano wind event February 10th 2011 GOES 13 10 7 µm IR images click image to play animation Following a record setting 27 inches of snowfall in a 24 hour period on the previous day new all time record low temperature was set for the state of Oklahoma when Nowata dropped to 31º F Tulsa OK Public Information Statement on the morning of 10 February 2011 AWIPS images of 4 km resolution GOES 13 10 7 µm IR data above click image to play animation showed a large region with very cold surface IR brightness temperatures darker blue color enhancement over the snow covered portions of Kansas and Oklahoma The GOES 13 IR imagery also showed a few thin bands of cirrus cloud moving eastward across the region one could speculate as to whether these cirrus clouds may have had a small effect on briefly slowing the surface radiational cooling as they passed overhead possibly preventing the surface air temperatures from dropping any further A 1 km resolution MODIS 11 0 µm IR image at 08 16 UTC below gave a more detailed view of the cold surface IR brightness temperatures which were as cold as 38º C over northern Oklahoma at that time MODIS 11 0 µm IR image Looking farther to the south the 12 00 UTC surface analysis cyan overlaid on a GOES IR image below suggested that the leading edge of the cold frontal boundary associated with this outbreak of arctic air was approaching the Pacific coast of southern Mexico About 3 hours later 14 58 UTC ASCAT scatterometer surface winds green wind vectors indicated that the cold air had already crossed the high terrain of Mexico and and emerged as a well defined Tehuano wind event over the Gulf of Tehuantepec along the Pacific coast hence the name Tehuantepecer given to this type of strong wind event This region was outlined as one of a Developing Gale on the surface analysis GOES IR image ASCAT scatterometer surface winds surface analysis A closer view below showed a number of ASCAT wind vectors of 30 33 knots out over the near shore waters of the Gulf of Tehuantepec confirming that the cold frontal boundary had indeed emerged into the Pacific Ocean Northerly surface winds at Ixtepec station identifier MMIT gusted to 45 knots later in the day GOES IR image ASCAT scatterometer surface winds surface METAR reports McIDAS images of GOES 13 0 63 µm visible channel data below click image to play animation showed the formation of distinct cloud lines that marked the edges of the emerging gap flow winds In addition the slightly hazy signal

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/date/2011/02/page/2 (2012-11-14)
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  • 02 « February « 2011 « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    aftermath of the winter storm a comparison of MODIS true color and false color images from the SSEC MODIS Today site above showed extensive snow cover across the Upper Midwest region along with ice forming in parts of Lake Michigan Lake Huron and most of Lake Erie snow and ice appear as shades of cyan on the MODIS false color image in contrast to supercooled water droplet clouds which are brighter white features In fact some movement of the ice features in the Great Lakes could be seen especially in Lake Erie in a comparison of MODIS false color images from the Terra satellite overpass at 16 03 UTC and the Aqua overpass at 19 23 UTC below due to brisk southwesterly surface winds across the region Terra and Aqua MODIS false color images Posted in GOES 13 Lightning MODIS Winter weather No Comments Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics February 2011 M T W T F S S Jan Mar 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map Server What the heck is this Winter

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  • 10 « February « 2011 « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    on the surface analysis GOES IR image ASCAT scatterometer surface winds surface analysis A closer view below showed a number of ASCAT wind vectors of 30 33 knots out over the near shore waters of the Gulf of Tehuantepec confirming that the cold frontal boundary had indeed emerged into the Pacific Ocean Northerly surface winds at Ixtepec station identifier MMIT gusted to 45 knots later in the day GOES IR image ASCAT scatterometer surface winds surface METAR reports McIDAS images of GOES 13 0 63 µm visible channel data below click image to play animation showed the formation of distinct cloud lines that marked the edges of the emerging gap flow winds In addition the slightly hazy signal of blowing dust being carried offshore could be seen GOES 13 0 63 µm visible channel images click image to play animation Posted in GOES 13 MODIS Satellite winds Winter weather No Comments Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics February 2011 M T W T F S S Jan Mar 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/date/2011/02/10 (2012-11-14)
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  • 13 « February « 2011 « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    showed a few more cumulus lines forming over the northern portion of the Loop Current with the cumulus cloud field becoming more dense in the southern portion POES AVHRR 0 63 µm visible image POES AVHRR Sea Surface Temperature product Posted in AVHRR GOES 13 Marine weather MODIS POES No Comments Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics February 2011 M T W T F S S Jan Mar 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map Server What the heck is this Winter weather Other blogs of interest AccuWeather Blogs CIMSS GOES Gallery CIMSS TPARC Support CIRA GOES R Proving Ground Blog EUMETSAT Image Gallery Geographic Information Network of Alaska GOES R and JPSS National Centers Perspective GOES R Fog Product Examples GOES R Hazardous Weather Testbed METSUL blog NOAA NESDIS Operational Significant Event Imagery NSSTC Collaborative Weather Blog PREDICT Field Experiment Blog The GOES R Proving Ground at the Aviation Weather Testbed The Wide World of SPoRT UMBC U S Air Quality The Smog Blog US Severe Weather Blog VIIRS Imagery and Visualization Team Blog

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/date/2011/02/13 (2012-11-14)
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  • 14 « February « 2011 « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    Note that there is less striping due to detector degradation on the Aqua MODIS water vapor image Aqua is a newer satellite launched in 2002 Terra was launched in 1999 GOES water vapor image MODIS water vapor image with pilot reports of turbulence Posted in Aviation GOES 11 GOES 13 MODIS No Comments Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics February 2011 M T W T F S S Jan Mar 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map Server What the heck is this Winter weather Other blogs of interest AccuWeather Blogs CIMSS GOES Gallery CIMSS TPARC Support CIRA GOES R Proving Ground Blog EUMETSAT Image Gallery Geographic Information Network of Alaska GOES R and JPSS National Centers Perspective GOES R Fog Product Examples GOES R Hazardous Weather Testbed METSUL blog NOAA NESDIS Operational Significant Event Imagery NSSTC Collaborative Weather Blog PREDICT Field Experiment Blog The GOES R Proving Ground at the Aviation Weather Testbed The Wide World of SPoRT UMBC U S Air Quality The Smog Blog US Severe Weather Blog VIIRS Imagery and Visualization

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/date/2011/02/14 (2012-11-14)
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  • 19 « February « 2011 « CIMSS Satellite Blog
    state of Virginia alone The hot spots signatures black to yellow to red color enhancement from many of the larger fires could be seen on 4 km resolution GOES 13 3 9 µm imagery with many more of the smaller fires exhibiting such signatures on the corresponding 1 km resolution POES AVHRR 3 7 µm shortwave IR image below GOES 13 3 9 µm shortwave IR image POES AVHRR 3 7 µm shortwave IR image A MODIS true color Red Green Blue RGB image below displayed using Google Earth showed a few of the longer smoke plumes that were emanating from the largest fires located from western Virginia to the Washington DC area MODIS true color RGB image displayed using Google Earth Posted in AVHRR Aviation Fire detection GOES 13 Google Earth MODIS POES Red Green Blue RGB images No Comments Webmaster Follow us on Search for Pages About this site CIMSS Satellite Proving Ground Contact us Mobile users POES AVHRR in AWIPS SatePedia Suomi NPP JPSS Proving Ground VISIT SHyMet Training Topics February 2011 M T W T F S S Jan Mar 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Air quality Antarctic Arctic AVHRR Aviation AWIPS II Calibration Anomalies Cloud Top Cooling Convective Initiation Fire detection Fog detection General interpretation GOES sounder GOES 10 GOES 11 GOES 12 GOES 13 GOES 14 GOES 15 GOES R Google Earth Heavy rain flooding Historical Hydrology Lightning Marine weather McIDAS V Meteosat MODIS MTSAT Other Satellites POES Red Green Blue RGB images Satellite winds Severe convection Suomi NPP Synthetic satellite imagery Training Tropical cyclones VIIRS Volcanic activity Web Map Server What the heck is this Winter weather Other blogs

    Original URL path: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/blog/archives/date/2011/02/19 (2012-11-14)
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