Latest Radar meteorology Stories
Large blue blobs appearing on weather radar last week above southern Illinois and central Missouri likely belonged to a swarm of Monarch butterflies, according to officials at the US National Weather Service in St. Louis.
The radar on NASA and JAXA's Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite saw Typhoon Usagi maintaining some of its inner-core structure an hour before landfall on Sept. 22, 2013.
As NASA moves forward next year to place instruments on the International Space Station to take ocean-surface wind speed and direction measurements, the Ground Systems Development and Operations Program office at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida has plans of its own to upgrade decades-old wind measurement equipment near the center’s Shuttle Landing Facility (SLF).
The radar on NASA's Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite had observed Tropical Cyclone Evan four times as of Sunday, Dec. 16, and two of those overflights merit a closer examination.
Focus on deadly April 27, 2011, outbreak in Alabama and surrounding states.
PHOENIX, March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has been awarded a $49 million contract to upgrade the National Weather Service's radar wind profiler network that will predict severe storms earlier and provide the public with more accurate warnings of upcoming storms. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) "For nearly two decades, ground weather radar improvements have been mostly incremental - yet weather patterns and storms...
MINNEAPOLIS, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- SWIFT Weather released today Weather Defender(R) software for monitoring, forecasting, and alerting on severe weather threats.