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28 Jan 2023 - 10:44 EST
28 Jan 2023 - 15:44 UTC

GOES-West Mesoscale view - Band 10 at 39°N - 119°W - Lyon County, NV

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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1515 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1515 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1516 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1516 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1517 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1517 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1518 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1518 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1519 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1519 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1520 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1520 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1521 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1521 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1522 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1522 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1523 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1523 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1524 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1524 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1525 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1525 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1526 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1527 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1527 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1528 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1528 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1529 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1529 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1530 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1530 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1531 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1531 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1532 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1532 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1533 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1534 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1535 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1535 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1536 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1536 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1537 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1537 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1538 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1538 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1539 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1539 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1540 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1540 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1541 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1541 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1542 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1542 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1543 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1543 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1544 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2023 - 1544 UTC
legend for color-enhanced infrared channels 8-10

Band 10 key:

This band shows atmospheric temperatures in Celsius. Values in the red to yellow range represent a dry atmosphere. Values between yellow and white, including blue, represent a relatively moist atmosphere. Values colder than white, including green, represent clouds.


7.3 µm - "Lower-level Water Vapor" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 10 is a water vapor band, meaning it is capable of detecting water vapor at middle to lower portions of the atmosphere, in addition to high clouds. It can detect water vapor lower in the troposphere compared to the water vapor band on the legacy GOES-13 and -15 imager.

The imager on GOES-16 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 is between ABI bands 8 and 9.

• For more details, see the Band 10 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 599 KB)