By WBOC Chief Meteorologist Dan Satterfield: The GOES-16 non-operational data is online! It’s amazing too. I have been looking at one-minute data of storms over Kentucky and Tennessee tonight, and it is a real WOW. I grabbed the images below, and this data quickly told me that the storms in Kentucky were maintaining their strength.
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The new GOES-R Satellite (Now called GOES-16) is in orbit and still being tested out. WBOC Chief Meteorologist was at the launch and has more about how this satellite is going to take weather forecasting into the 21st-century: WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 – The GOES-R (Now named GOES-16) satellite is working! NOAA
The GOES-R (Now named GOES-16) satellite is working! NOAA released the first images and animations today. The satellite is still in the test stage and will be for months but we should start seeing non-operational data by May. The image above is a high-resolution full disc shot. Below are some short loops from the ABI