This VISIT teletraining module updates the original “GOES High Density Winds” lesson (Schrab et al, 2001). Techniques for measuring satellite winds are reviewed, and details on the display of GOES high density winds on AWIPS are provided.
NOAA/NWS students – to begin the training, use the web-based video, YouTube video, or audio playback options below (if present for this session). Certificates of completion for NOAA/NWS employees can be obtained by accessing the session via the Commerce Learn Center
Create a directory to download the audio playback file (109 MB) from the following link: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/training/visit/training_sessions/goes_high_density_winds/goes_high_density_winds_audio.exe
After extracting the files into that directory click on either the visitplay.bat or visitauto.bat file to start the lesson. If both files are present, use visitauto.bat
There are no prerequisites
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