Advanced Himawari Imager (AHI): What’s Different from the GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI)

Advanced Himawari Imager (AHI): What’s Different from the GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI)
  • Describe the improved capabilities in spectral coverage, spatial resolution, and imaging interval of the AHI over the predecessor MTSAT-2 imager
  • Describe the differences in spectral coverage and scan strategy between AHI and GOES-R ABI, and the impact on products
  • Describe how AHI data and products will benefit forecasters in the Alaska Region, Pacific Region, and CONUS (Contiguous United States)