SatFC-G: Impact of Satellite Observations on NWP

SatFC-G: Impact of Satellite Observations on NWP

This lesson covers how satellite data inform numerical weather prediction models. From a basic overview of how satellite data is assimilated to how a new instrument's data might get into a model.

This lesson is a part of the NWS Satellite Foundation GOES-R Course.

More in-depth discussions and a quiz on the impacts of satellite observations on NWP can be found in the COMET lesson, How Satellite Observations Impact NWP.