SatFC-G: IR Bands, Excluding Water Vapor

SatFC-G: IR Bands, Excluding Water Vapor
  • Identify the various phenomena that can be detected in the seven ABI infrared bands covered in this lesson
  • Identify sun glint in shortwave infrared imagery
  • Identify which band is sensitive to hot spots and daytime aerosols
  • Describe what is meant by "clean" vs. "dirty" infrared window bands
  • Identify which band is most sensitive to stratospheric ozone
  • Identify which bands are sensitive to emissions of volcanic sulfur dioxide
  • Identify the bands useful for determining cloud-top properties