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Hello, my name is Tyler Ruff and here I will be giving a short presentation on the subject of satellite remote sensing of precipitation and its context within global climate change. Precipitation is a physical phenomenon that we are all familiar with—one that has vast influences on life on Earth because it is essential for

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so the last example that we have for the time being of course for anybody that is watching online the plan is to produce even more of these as we get more examples and more signatures down the line but for the time being the last example simply a light wintry precipitation event and this

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RONALD SMITH: Well, when I lectured last on Wednesday of last week, we went through a long PowerPoint presentation about water in the atmosphere. And there’s a lot of information in that. And of course, that lecture’s been posted. But today we’re going to continue on from there. We’re not finished with water in the

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[ Music ] [ Music ] Candace: The Dual Precipitation Radar, or DPR, made its way here from Japan. It was built by a company called NTSpace working for JAXA, the Japanese Space Agency. [ Natural sound ] Art: The radars once they arrive here, they go through some processing, make sure during the shipment

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MATTHEW IS RIGHT NOW AND HAD — AND HOW IT IS ALREADY IMPACTING SECTIONS OF FLORIDA. YOU ARE EXACTLY RIGHT. BOY IS IT IMPACTING FLORIDA. I WANT TO ZOOM IN AND SHOW YOU ORLANDO. DISNEY WORLD, THIS IS THE FOURTH TIME IN HISTORY THAT IT HAS BEEN OPEN SINCE 1971 THAT IT HAS BEEN CLOSED

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Melbourne’s Laverton radar will undergo a mid-life upgrade, extending its operating life by a further ten years. To achieve this, the Laverton radar will be offline from late August to early October. Currently, the radar sends out a horizontal pulse identifying precipitation; however, it cannot differentiate between rain, snow or hail. The upgrade will provide

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[Voiceover]: Right Here, Right Now. [Pete Delkus]: The Volumetric Imaging and Processing of Integrated Radar. We’re the only station in the market that has VIPIR. It gives you a three-dimensional look of a thunderstorm. We’re able to show people a storm as it actually appears. We can tell you, potentially, that there could be a

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back on December 10th the Evansville area was embroiled in intrigue when mysterious radar blips appeared over southern Illinois and Western Kentucky the long lines baffled the National Weather Service because they looked like storms but it wasn’t raining a publication called the war zone eventually confirmed the anomalies arose when a c-130 traveling to

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Weather radar doesn’t just pick up rain and snow, it can also detect other objects such as birds, insects and even flying debris during tornadoes. A colorful, shimmering spectacle detected by weather radar over the U.S. state of Colorado has been identified as swarms of migrating butterflies. Scientists at the National Weather Service (NWS) first

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