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GOES-R Blowing Snow Detection

Instructors:

Scott Lindstrom

Carl Jones

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Topic:

Winter / Sat

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Developed:

2020

Introduction


Objectives:

  1. Learn what GOES-R channels can be used to detect blowing snow
  2. Learn how the Day Snow Fog RGB is created
  3. Learn how to adjust the RGB Composite options if necessary
  4. Apply RGB information to two case studies

Training Session Options


  1. Live VISIT teletraining (with an instructor leading the session). Check the VISIT Training Calendar to signup for teletraining. The session will last 15 minutes. This teletraining session uses the VISITview software, where a Windows PC with an Internet connection is needed. Please follow the teletraining installation instructions to install the session.
  2. YouTube video:

References/Additional Links


This course is Basic

There are no prerequisites

Contact

Scott Lindstrom

scottl@ssec.wisc.edu

Page Contact

Bernie Connell

bernie.connell@colostate.edu

970-491-8689