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Next Generation Satellite Data Provides Better Tornado Forecasts

News   Oct 04, 2018 | Original Press Release from Penn State

 
Next Generation Satellite Data Provides Better Tornado Forecasts

A team of Penn State researchers are first to use satellite data from the newly online GOES-16 satellite in numerical models designed to forecast tornadic thunderstorms, which cause 17 percent of all severe weather deaths in the United States. Credit: Pixabay

 
 
 

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