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From Research to Operations in Weather Satellites and Numerical Weather Prediction
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources, Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-08-07 - Publisher: National Academies Press

This workshop report examines the capability of the forecast system to efficiently transfer weather and climate research findings into improved operational forecast capabilities. It looks in particular at the Environmental Modeling Center of the National Weather Service and environmental observational satellite programs. Using these examples, the report identifies several shortcomings
Weather Satellites
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: P. Krishna Rao
Categories: Astronautics in meteorology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

Comprehensive review of NOAA, GMS, INSAT, USSR Meteor and other meteorological satellites; covers data archiving and processing, applications including agriculture, climate, land and ocean science; and general principles of remote sensing.
Commercialization of Land and Weather Satellites
Language: en
Pages: 365
Authors: Patricia E. Humphlett
Categories: Business enterprises
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

Books about Commercialization of Land and Weather Satellites
Convergence of Civilian and Defense Polar-orbiting Weather Satellites
Language: en
Pages: 38
Authors: United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Subcommittee on Space
Categories: Artificial satellites in earth sciences
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

Books about Convergence of Civilian and Defense Polar-orbiting Weather Satellites
The GOES-R Series
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Steven J. Goodman, Timothy J. Schmit, Jaime Daniels, Robert J. Redmon
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-05 - Publisher: Elsevier

The GOES-R Series: A New Generation of Geostationary Environmental Satellites introduces the reader to the most significant advance in weather technology in a generation. The world’s new constellation of geostationary operational environmental satellites (GOES) are in the midst of a drastic revolution with their greatly improved capabilities that provide orders