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The Symbolics SCOPE System As A Platform For Environmental Analysis
Author(s): Brian P. Bauer; Thomas Stanzione
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Paper Abstract

In the 1990s, significantly powerful new instruments will be available for the observation, processing and analysis of environmental and meteorological events. The Next Generation Radar (NEXRAD), Atmospheric Profiler (PROFILER), and Vertical Atmospheric Sounder (VAS) will provide timely data to the environmental observer, analyst and forecaster. This data, after processing, will provide the opportunity to: * forecast for time and place at accuracies of less than an hour and locations less than one mile * provide timely tornado warnings before as opposed to during and after an event * continuously annd thoroughly meet the needs of the aircraft meteorlogist for severe weather prediction around airports * provide reliability beyond the capabilities of today's systems.1

Paper Details

Date Published: 25 January 1987
PDF: 21 pages
Proc. SPIE 0846, Digital Image Processing and Visual Communications Technologies in Meteorology, (25 January 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.942672
Show Author Affiliations
Brian P. Bauer, Symbolics, Inc. (United States)
Thomas Stanzione, Symbolics, Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0846:
Digital Image Processing and Visual Communications Technologies in Meteorology
Paul Janota, Editor(s)

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