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GOES-West PACUS - Band 14*

GOES-West PACUS - Band 14 images are temporarily not updating. We are working to restore image production as quickly as possible. For now, you may refer to the other GOES imagery sites listed on our resources page. Thank you for your patience.

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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0221 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0221 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0226 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0226 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0231 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0236 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0241 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0246 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0251 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0256 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0301 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0306 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0311 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0311 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 21 Oct 2019 - 0316 UTC
legend for GOES-West color-enhanced channels 11-15
 

About Band 14

11.2 µm - IR Longwave Window Band - 2 km resolution - the traditional longwave infrared window band, is used to diagnose discrete clouds and organized features for general weather forecasting, analysis, and broadcasting applications. Observations from this IR window channel characterize atmospheric processes associated with extratropical cyclones and also in single thunderstorms and convective complexes.

• For more details, see the Band 14 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 958 KB)

*GOES-17 Infrared Image Quality

During post-launch testing of the GOES-17 ABI instrument, an issue with the instrument's cooling system was discovered. The loop heat pipe (LHP) subsystem, which transfers heat from the ABI electronics to the radiator, is not operating at its designed capacity. The consequence of this is that the ABI detectors cannot be maintained at their intended temperatures under certain orbital conditions. This is preventing adequate cooling for some of the infrared (IR) channels on the instrument during parts of the night, leading to partial loss of ABI imagery. Learn more.

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