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VIIRS Imagery Interpretation of Super Typhoon Vongfong

Instructors:

John Knaff

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Topic:

Tropical/Sat

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Developed:

2014

Introduction


This is a 10 minute video taken from a VISIT satellite chat. Tropical cyclone expert Dr. John Knaff interprets the VIIRS imagery for super typhoon Vongfong. Many of the concepts can be extended more generally to intense tropical cyclones.

Training Session Options


NOAA/NWS students – to begin the training, use the web-based videoYouTube 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

  1. Web-based video that can be taken at anytime (streamed, not recommended for low-bandwidth users). Be sure to have your speakers on and the volume loud enough to hear the presentation.
  2. iTunes U Course – You may take this course on your iPad (or iPhone) via iTunes U. From your iTunes, enter the enrollment code: CKF-MSK-PTJ

    or open this link from your iPad (or iPhone): http://itunesu.itunes.apple.com/enroll/CKF-MSK-PTJ

References/Additional Links


This course is Basic

There are no prerequisites

Contact

Dan Bikos

Dan.Bikos@colostate.edu

(970) 491-3777

Page Contact

Bernie Connell

bernie.connell@colostate.edu

970-491-8689