Remote Sensing

Our Committee's Mission:

To enhance NWA members' awareness and use of current and emerging remote sensing information to improve
weather, ocean, climate, and other operational environmental analysis and prediction systems and services.

Our Committee's Vision:

An NWA membership aware of and employing the most effective remote sensing tools
and techniques that contribute to world class environmental products and services.

Committee Members

Name/(Term Ends)Affiliation / LocationSpecialtyEmail
Frank Alsheimer (Chair) (12/19)  Columbia, SC Satellites / Radar   Email 
Daniel Berkowitz (12/19) Norman, OK Radar Hydrology Email 
Dustin Conrad (12/19) U. Alabama-Huntsville Radar / Profilers Email 
Gary Ellrod (12/17) EWxC, LLC, Granby, CT Satellites / Webmaster Email 
Michael Folmer (12/19) U. of Maryland, College Park Satellites / Education Email 
James Gurka (12/19) NOAA (retired) Satellites Email 
Bryan Jackson (12/17) Sterling, VA Satellites / Radar Email
Sheldon Kusselson (12/17) Washington, DC Satellites / Microwave Products Email 
Brian Motta (12/17) Boulder, CO Satellites / AWIPS Email 
Robert Rabin (12/19) Norman, OK Satellites / Radar Email 
Kimberly Reed (12/19) U. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Satellite Hydrology / Radar Email 
Peter Roohr (12/19) Silver Spring, MD Satellites / Radar / Lightning Email 
Dan Satterfield (12/17) WBOC-TV, Salisbury, MD Satellites / Broadcast Met. Email 
Greg Stumpf (12/19) Norman, OK Satellites / Radar Email 
Matthew Van den Broeke(12/17) U. of Nebraska, Lincoln Radar Email 

Current GOES Products:

Visible Image

Visable Loop
(NOAA/NESDIS)

Infrared Loop

Infrared Loop
(NOAA/NESDIS)

Water Vapor

Water Vapor Loop
(NOAA/NESDIS)

Nighttime Fog

Nightime Fog Loop
(NOAA/NESDIS)

Other Realtime Products:

GOES-E-LandSat
GOES-E + Landsat background

GOES-W/Landsat
(NOAA/NESDIS)

CG-Lightning

CG Lightning Animation
(Blitzortung)