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A weather front is approaching southeast Alaska and these images of microwave satellite products provide a lot of information regardng what you would want to know about it. The first Read more
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The report highlights recent wildfire trends in Alaska, their impacts to humans & climate change, and the essential relationship of wildfire managers and scientists. The role of direct broadcast satellite Read more
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This AMSR2 Passive Microwave Sea Ice Concentration product valid at 1412 UTC 16 Dec 2020 shows sea ice covering most of Norton Sound extending to northeastern portions of the Bering Read more
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CHECK OUT AGU 2020 SESSION NOAA Satellite Proving Grounds to Enhance User Applications I IN034-02 Peter Hickman: VIIRS Direct Broadcast Advances for Improved Wildland Fire Monitoring in Alaska IN034-09 Jen Read more
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This estimate of snow depth over Alaska at 1240 UTC 07 Dec 2020 was produced from the AMSR2 microwave sensor data on the GCOM-W satellite. Read more
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This composite of MiRS satellite rain rates (Microwave Integrated Retrieval System) combined with one hour precipitation radar products from all seven of Alaska's radars at 2300 UTC 01 Dec 2020 Read more
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This view of surface wind speeds at 12:28 UTC 23 Nov 2020 was produced from AMSR2 microwave data on the GCOM-W satellite. A large area of 50+ knot winds was Read more
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Available for download - slide show describing past, present, future of NWS Alaska Sea Ice Program Operations. Thanks Mary-Beth for this great presentation! https://uaf-accap.org/event/vaws-november2020/ Read more
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This satellite imagery composite at 1900 UTC 20 Nov 2020 shows the clouds and precipitation associated with a mature storm in the Bering Sea with a front extending into the Read more