Precipitation Rate at Ground by MW Cross-track Scanners (with indication of phase) - Multimission

Abstract:
Instantaneous precipitation maps generated from passive MW images taken by cross-track scanners on operational satellites in sun-synchronous orbits processed soon after each satellite pass. Before undertaking retrieval the AMSU-A resolution is enhanced by blending with AMSU-B/MHS. The retrieval algorithm is based on a neural network trained by means of a pre-computed cloud-radiation database built from meteorological situations simulated by a cloud resolving model followed by a radiative transfer model.

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    • Precipitation Rate at Ground by MW Cross-track Scanners (with indication of phase) - Multimission
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