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GVAR  (higher rate data, larger antenna required)

LRIT  (lower rate data, smaller antenna required)

 

Scan/Product Information Guides

    GOES_WEST_GVAR_Scan_Info.pdf

    GOES_WEST_LRIT_Scan_Types.pdf

    GOES_WEST Schedule (NOAA link)

 

DSIG Operation Guides

     GOES_GVAR_USB.pdf

     GOES_LRIT_USB.pdf

     GOES_GVAR_Flow_Chart.pdf

     GOES_LRIT_Flow_Chart.pdf

               

Example Sectors Guides

     GOES_WEST_Sector_Examples.pdf

     GOES_LRIT_Sector_Examples.pdf

 

Example Sector Definition Files

     GOES_WEST_example.SDF

     GOES_LRIT_example.SDF

   

Sample Image Files (at max resolution)

 

          LRIT Product Files (original aspect ratio, non square pixels)

               Full Disk ~ 5700 x 2700, (2.3 x 4.0 km/pix)  (half that for WV)

                    GW_FDVS, GW_FDIR, GW_FDWV, GE_FDIR

               Northern Hemisphere

                    GW_NHVS, GW_NHIR, GW_NHWV, GE_NHIR

               Continental US

                    GW_USVS, GW_USIR, GW_USWV, GE_USIR

               Southern Hemisphere

                    GW_SHVS, GW_SHIR, GW_SHWV, GE_SHIR

 

          LRIT Sectors (cut from Product Files, resampled to square pixels

                                   text, maps, grids, color added with MEGAVIEW )

               GOES10_FDIR_3km  (2.2 MB)

               GOES12_USIR_3km  (278 KB)

               West Coast IR4,  resampled to 2 km/pix (175KB)

 

          GVAR Sectors (cut from raw data on the fly)

 

 

    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GOES West Info

Operator:  USA NOAA

Location:  135˚ West Longitude

Digital Data: GVAR, LRIT

     LRIT (at 1691.0 MHz)

     GVAR  (at 1685.7 MHz)

 

Current Satellite:   GOES 11

GOES West     (135˚W)