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GOES-West - Sector view: Pacific Southwest - Band 14*

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Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1411 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1411 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1416 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1416 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1421 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1421 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1426 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1426 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1431 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1431 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1436 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1436 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1441 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1441 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1446 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1446 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1451 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1451 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1456 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1456 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1501 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1501 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1506 UTC
Band 14 - 11.2 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 06 Jun 2020 - 1506 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
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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