NOAA GOES Image Viewer website
1 Jun 2020 - 05:51 EDT
1 Jun 2020 - 09:51 UTC

GOES-East - Sector view: U.S. Atlantic Coast - Band 8

2 hour loop - 24 images - 5 minute update

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

  

  
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0751 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0751 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0756 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0756 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0801 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0801 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0806 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0806 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0811 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0811 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0816 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0816 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0821 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0821 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0826 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0826 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0831 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0831 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0836 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0836 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0841 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0841 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0846 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0846 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0851 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0851 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0856 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0856 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0901 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0901 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0906 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0906 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0911 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0911 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0916 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0916 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0921 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0921 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0926 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0926 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0931 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0931 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0936 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0936 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0941 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0941 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR - 01 Jun 2020 - 0946 UTC
Band 8 - 6.2 µm - Upper-Level Water Vapor - IR  - 01 Jun 2020 - 0946 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
legend for GOES-East color-enhanced channels 8-10
 

About Band 8

6.2 µm - "Upper-level Water Vapor" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 8 will be used for upper-level tropospheric water vapor tracking, jet stream identification, hurricane track forecasting, mid-latitude storm forecasting, severe weather analysis, upper mid-level moisture estimation (for legacy vertical moisture profiles) and turbulence detection.

The imager features three mid-level water vapor bands instead of the single water vapor band on the GOES-13 Imager. The single water vapor band on GOES-13 contained a mixture of water vapor features over many levels of the troposphere, but GOES-16 enables us to focus on water vapor in the upper troposphere (band 8), the middle troposphere (band 9), or the lower troposphere (band 10). The GOES-13 Imager water vapor channel falls between ABI bands 8 and 9.

• For more details, see the Band 8 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 672 KB)

Wait for animated GIF to build; then download.