NOAA GOES Image Viewer website
24 Sep 2021 - 10:52 EDT
24 Sep 2021 - 14:52 UTC

GOES-East - Sector view: Caribbean - Air Mass

4 hour loop - 24 images - 10 minute update

To enlarge, pause animation & click the image. Hover over popups to zoom. Use slider to navigate.

  

  
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1030 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1030 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1040 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1040 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1050 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1050 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1100 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1100 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1110 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1110 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1120 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1120 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1130 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1130 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1140 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1140 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1150 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1150 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1200 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1200 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1210 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1210 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1220 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1220 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1230 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1230 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1240 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1240 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1250 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1250 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1300 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1300 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1310 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1310 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1320 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1320 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1330 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1330 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1340 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1340 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1400 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1400 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1410 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1410 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1420 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1420 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1430 UTC
Air Mass - RGB based on data from IR & water vapor - 24 Sep 2021 - 1430 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

About Air Mass

Air Mass RGB is used to diagnose the environment surrounding synoptic systems by enhancing temperature and moisture characteristics of airmasses. Cyclogenesis can be inferred by the identification of warm, dry, ozone-rich descending stratospheric air associated with jet streams and potential vorticity (PV) anomalies. The RGB can be used to validate the location of PV anomalies in model data. Additionally, this RGB can distinguish between polar and tropical airmasses, especially along upper-level frontal boundaries and identify high-, mid-, and low-level clouds.

• For more details, see the Air Mass RGB Guide, (PDF, 1.1 MB)

Wait for animated GIF to build; then download.