GOES Satellite Derived Wind Products

High Density GOES-East Hourly WV Winds - Continental U.S. and Gulf of Mexico Coverage

Latest 16 UTC Data

These winds are being produced in concert with the CAMEX (Convection and Moisture EXperiment) field experiment currently being conducted over the Continental US and Gulf of Mexico regions. It is anticipated that these winds will be produced on an hourly basis through the conclusion of the experiment (0045Z on October 01, 2001).

Wind Vector Key

100hPa - 250hPa 250hPa - 350hPa 350hPa - 550hPa


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Other GOES-East Wind Products:

Imager Visible Imager Infrared Sounder Water Vapor Imager Water Vapor


General Information on Winds Production and Image Interpretation.

Obtain more information on GOES-E/W high density winds derivation by Gray et al, 1996



For more information contact:

Hank Drahos, Chief, FPDT, hdrahos@nesdis.noaa.gov

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Latest Update 8/15/01