Monthly Archives: August 2014

An Example of How GOES-14 Super Rapid Scan Operations for GOES-R Helped During Warning Operations at NWS WFO Raleigh, NC on 18 August 2014

GOES-14 Super Rapid Scan Operations for GOES-R (SRSOR) was operating over North Carolina on Monday August 19th during severe weather operations at WFO Raleigh. During the event, there were several instances where having the increased temporal resolution was very advantageous … Continue reading

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GOES-14 will be in Super Rapid Scan Operations with imagery over the Carolina’s and Virginia’s available today and Monday

GOES-14 Super Rapid Scan Operations for GOES-R (SRSOR) began on 14 August and will continue for through 28 August. Super Rapid Scan Operations (SRSO) will provide 1-minute imagery to support multiple research and GOES-R/S user readiness activities. The SRSO domain … Continue reading

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NASA SPoRT LIS Soil Moisture Assessment – Application for the U.S. Drought Monitor

NASA SPoRT has developed a real-time configuration of the NASA Land Information System (LIS) that runs over much of the central and eastern United States at 3-km grid spacing.  The LIS produces several products including a suite of soil moisture … Continue reading

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