GOES-13 (GOES-East) Sounder instrument is experiencing an anomaly. GOES-13 Sounder IR data is not available. All products from GOES-13 (GOES-East) Sounder IR data have been halted and distribution has been stopped. Engineers are investigating the problem.
Featured Comparison: F15 TPW (left) from SSMI versus NOAA-15 TPW (right) from AMSU The AMSU instrument is able to see similar features and provide better coverage via a wider swath For more information please read about the algorithms used at the NESDIS Office of Research and Applications Microwave Products site.