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Archive: Sat Oct 2023

Satellite products useful for anticipating tropical cyclone development

Tropical Storm Bolaven has formed in the western Pacific and is moving towards the Marianas Islands. Were there satellite products useful in monitoring the atmosphere prior to the storm’s development? One such useful product is the Advanced Scatterometer (ASCAT) that is on both MetopB and MetopC polar orbiters at this website (or this one). The stepped animation above, from... Read More