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GOES-West Mesoscale view - Band 14 at 39°N - 119°W - Lyon County, NV*

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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1617 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1617 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1618 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1618 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1619 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1620 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1628 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1629 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1631 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1632 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1633 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1634 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1635 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1637 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1641 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1641 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1642 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1643 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1644 UTC
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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1645 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1646 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1646 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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