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Review Of Experiments On The Impact Of Satellite Data On Numerical Weather Prediction
Author(s): R. Atlas; E. Kalnay; M. Halem
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Paper Abstract

A brief review is presented of simulation studies and real data experiments which were conducted to assess the impact of satellite observations on numerical weather prediction. These experiments show that while there has been some redundancy between observing systems, satellite data has made significant contributions toward improving global forecasting.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 August 1984
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0481, Recent Advances in Civil Space Remote Sensing, (1 August 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.943075
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R. Atlas, NASA/Goddard Space Flight (United States)
E. Kalnay, NASA/Goddard Space Flight (United States)
M. Halem, NASA/Goddard Space Flight (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0481:
Recent Advances in Civil Space Remote Sensing

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