NPP Satellite: Cross-track Infrared Sounder [720p]




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Published on Apr 22, 2011

An artist rendering highlighting The Cross-track Infrared Sounder (CrIS) on board NPP. CrIS will produce high-resolution, three-dimensional temperature, pressure, and moisture profiles. These profiles will be used to enhance weather forecasting models, and they will facilitate both short- and long-term weather forecasting. Over longer timescales, they will help improve understanding of climate phenomena such as El Niño and La Niña.

credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

source: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/goto?10742


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