This module is part of the satellite foundational course for GOES-R (SatFC-G). This particular module covers the rainfall rate GOES-R baseline product. Learning objectives include:
1. Briefly describe the GOES-R rainfall rate algorithm.
2. Describe strengths and limitations of the GOES-R rainfall rate algorithm.
3. Analyze example imagery of the GOES-R rainfall rate product in AWIPS.
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 video file from the following link: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/training/visit/training_sessions/goes_r_rainfall_rate/goes_r_rainfall_rate_articulate.zip
After extracting the files into that directory click on either the presentation.html OR index.html file and the video will begin to play in your browser.
This version of the training module debuted in the Fall of 2016 which included Himawari and pre-GOES-R era GOES imagery. Formats include:
There are no prerequisites
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