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Visualizing the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) in AWIPS

Instructors:

Geoffrey Stano

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Topic:

GLM

Sat FC-G

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Developed:

2016

 

Introduction


This module is part of the satellite foundational course for GOES-R (SatFC-G). This particular module covers the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) display in AWIPS.

Learning objectives:

  1. Difference between the GLM and ground-based networks
  2. What GLM data will be in AWIPS initially?
  3. How will GLM initially look in AWIPS?

Training Session Options


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

  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. YouTube video:

  3. Download video (recommended for low-bandwidth users) – This is an audio playback version in the form of an Articulate Presenter video and can be taken at anytime.Create a directory to download the video file from the following link: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/training/visit/training_sessions/visualizing_the_glm_in_awips/visualizing_the_glm_in_awips_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.

References/Additional Links


This course is Basic

There are no prerequisites

Contact

Geoffrey Stano

geoffrey.stano@nasa.gov