AVHRR Imagery
Publisher: EOL Data Support  [contact email: eol-datahelp AT ucar.edu]  [web page]
Project: VORTEX > Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes Experiment
Summary: Two NOAA polar orbiting satellites carried the AVHRR sensor during VORTEX. AVHRR has five spectral channels in the visible, near-infrared and infrared. Data consists of 1 km resolution HRPT or LAC and 4 km resolution GAC imagery over a 1600 km swath. Up to 4 overpasses of the VORTEX region occur daily.
Related Link: EOL Data Archive website for dataset AVHRR Imagery (4.32), containing more information
Related Link: Related project: VORTEX
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