Unidata-Wisconsin Datastream Satellite Imagery

Satellite, radar, and derived product imagery are available to Unidata core sites in different datastreams delivered in the Unidata IDD:
 
GOES-East and -West sectors for selected wavelength bands and GOES derived products created at University of Wisconsin CIMSS are available in the IDD UNIWISC (Unidata-Wisconsin) datastream.
 
Current as of: 0 UTC on March 22, 2014

GOES-East Sectors

GOES-East High Resolution Visible Sector
Channel Band 1: 0.6[35] um
Size (H x W) 10904 x 6928
Resolution 1 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 EV 1283 GOES-13_IMG 0.63um 1km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage when only the Northern Hemisphere scan is available
Sample display showing coverage when both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere scans are available
Sample display showing coverage when the Full scan is available

GOES-East Visible Sector
Channel Band 1: 0.6[35] um
Size (H x W) 2726 x 1732
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 UV 143 GOES-13_IMG 0.63um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage when only the Northern Hemisphere scan is available
Sample display showing coverage when both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere scans are available
Sample display showing coverage when the Full scan is available

GOES-East Shortwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 2: 3.9 um
Size (H x W) 2726 x 1732
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 UD 1223 GOES-13_IMG 3.9um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage when only the Northern Hemispher scan is available
Sample display showing coverage when both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere scans are available
Sample display showing coverage when the Full scan is available

GOES-East Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.5 um
Size (H x W) 2726 x 1732
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 UW 213 GOES-13_IMG 6.5um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage when only the Northern Hemispher scan is available
Sample display showing coverage when both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere scans are available
Sample display showing coverage when the Full scan is available

GOES-East Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 10.7 um
Size (H x W) 2726 x 1732
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 UI 153 GOES-13_IMG 10.7um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage when only the Northern Hemispher scan is available
Sample display showing coverage when both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere scans are available
Sample display showing coverage when the Full scan is available

GOES-East Longwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 6: 13.3 um
Size (H x W) 2726 x 1732
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 UE 1233 GOES-13_IMG 13.3um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage when only the Northern Hemispher scan is available
Sample display showing coverage when both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere scans are available
Sample display showing coverage when the Full scan is available

 

GOES-West Sectors

GOES-West Visible Sector
Channel Band 1: 0.6[25] um
Size (H x W) 1400 x 1740
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 U9 123 GOES-15_IMG 0.62um 4km 20140312 1900
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-West Shortwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 2: 3.9 um
Size (H x W) 1400 x 1740
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 U7 1243 GOES-15_IMG 3.9um 4km 20140312 1900
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-West Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.5 um
Size (H x W) 1400 x 1740
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q3 UB 173 GOES-15_IMG 6.5um 4km 20140312 1900
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-West Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 10.7 um
Size (H x W) 1400 x 1740
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q3 U5 133 GOES-15_IMG 10.7um 4km 20140312 1930
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-West Longwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 6: 13.3 um
Size (H x W) 1400 x 1740
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 U8 1253 GOES-15_IMG 13.3um 4km 20140312 1900
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

 

GOES-East/West Northern Hemisphere Composites

GOES-East/West Visible Sector
Channel Band 1: 0.65 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 592 x 1204
Resolution 10 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CV 90 GOES-13_IMG 0.63um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-East/West Shortwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 2: 3.9 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 592 x 1204
Resolution 10 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CS 60 GOES-13_IMG 3.9um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-East/West Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.5 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 592 x 1204
Resolution 10 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CW 70 GOES-13_IMG 6.5um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-East/West Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 10.7 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 592 x 1204
Resolution 10 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CI 80 GOES-13_IMG 10.7um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

GOES-East/West Longwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 6: 13.3 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 592 x 1204
Resolution 10 km
Update Interval 30 minute
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CL 50 GOES-13_IMG 13.3um 4km 20140312 1915
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

 

Arctic POES Composites from University of Wisconsin SSEC/AMRC

Arctic Visible Sector
Channel Band 1: 0.65 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UL 1280 NP_COMP 0.65um 1km 20140312 1600
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Arctic Shortwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 2: 3.8 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UN 1290 NP_COMP 3.8um 1km 20140312 1542
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Arctic Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.7 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UG 60 NP_COMP 6.7um 1km 20140312 1636
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Arctic Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 11.0 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UH 160 NP_COMP 11.0um 1km 20140312 1500
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Arctic Longwave Infrared Sector
Channel Band 6: 12.0 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UO 1300 NP_COMP 12.0um 1km 20140312 1554
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

 

Antarctic POES Composites from University of Wisconsin SSEC/AMRC (NB: Updated 20151112)

Antarctic Visible Sector
Channel Band 1: 0.65 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 1 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UJ 1260 SP_COMP 0.65um 1km 20151112 2000
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Antarctic Shortwave IR Sector
Channel Band 2: 3.8 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 1 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 X1 180 SP_COMP 3.8um 1km 20151112 2001
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Antarctic Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.7 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 1 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UF 180 SP_COMP 6.7um 1km 20151112 2001
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Antarctic Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 11.0 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 1 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 U1 190 SP_COMP 11.0um 1km 20151112 2000
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Antarctic Longwave IR Sector
Channel Band 6: 12.0 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 2176 x 2176
Resolution 4 km
Update Interval 1 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 X2 1290 SP_COMP 12.0um 1km 20151112 2001
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

 

Global Composites from University of Wisconsin SSEC

Global Rectilinear Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.7 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 1024 x 2048
Resolution 20 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 GW 1260 GOES-13_IMG 6.5um 4km 20140312 2100
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Global Rectilinear Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 11.0 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 1024 x 2048
Resolution 20 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 GI 1270 GOES-13_IMG 10.7um 4km 20140312 2100
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Global Mollweide Water Vapor Sector
Channel Band 3: 6.7 um (nominal)
Resolution 30 km
Size (H x W) 700 x 1280
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UY 111 GOES-13_IMG 6.5um 1km 20140312 2100
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Global Mollweide Thermal Infrared Sector
Channel Band 4: 11.0 um (nominal)
Size (H x W) 700 x 1280
Resolution 30 km
Update Interval 3 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 UX 101 GOES-13_IMG 10.7um 1km 20140312 2100
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

 

Radar Imagery (Low Resolution)

Manually Digitized Radar
Channel N/A - Manually Digitized Onto LFM Grid
Size (H x W) 350 x 640
Resolution 10 km
Update Interval 1 hour
Example Product ID pnga2area Q1 U3 201 GRAPHICS 0.65um 5km 20140312 1959
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

 

GOES Sounder Derived Image Products from University of Wisconsin CIMSS

Disclaimer: The GOES derived image products are experimental. They are generated and maintained within a research environment at the Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) at the University of Wisconsin at Madison and are not intended to be considered operational. Timeliness, availability and accuracy are sought but not guaranteed.

Comprehensive information on experimental products produced by CIMSS can be found on the CIMSS Realtime GOES Page.

CAPE
Update Interval 1 hour
Size (H x W) 440 x 1160
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CE 1140 GOES-15_SND UNKBAND 1km 20140312 1800
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Cloud Top Pressure
Update Interval 1 hour
Size (H x W) 440 x 1160
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CA 1100 GOES-15_SND UNKBAND 1km 20140312 1900
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Lifted Index
Update Interval 1 hour
Size (H x W) 440 x 1160
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CD 1130 GOES-15_SND UNKBAND 1km 20140312 1900
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Ozone
Update Interval 1 hour
Size (H x W) 440 x 1160
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CF 1150 GOES-15_SND UNKBAND 1km 20140312 1800
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Precipitable Water
Update Interval 1 hour
Size (H x W) 440 x 1160
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CB 1110 GOES-15_SND UNKBAND 1km 20140312 1900
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product

Global Sea Surface Temperature
Update Interval 1 day
Size (H x W) 2160 x 4320
Example Product ID pnga2area Q0 CC 1120 COMPOSITE UNKBAND 1km 20140323 0000
 
Sample LDM pattern-action file FILE action
Sample display showing coverage of the product