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CloudSat releases algorithm uncertainty study
Related Products: 2B-CLDCLASS, 2B-CLDCLASS-LIDAR, 2B-CWC-RO, 2B-CWC-RVOD, 2B-FLXHR, 2B-FLXHR-LIDAR, 2B-GEOPROF, 2C-PRECIP-COLUMN, 2C-RAIN-PROFILE, 2C-SNOW-PROFILE
CloudSat's 10th Anniversary
Ten years ago on April 28th, 2006, the CloudSat and CALIPSO satellites were launched into orbit. Since then both spacecraft have been gathering data to support cloud research, weather forecasting and climate modeling. Check out the Colorado State University press release.
New Data Ordering System
The New CloudSat DPC Website
The DPC website has been given a new look and the structure has been redesigned to make it easier to find information about the CloudSat data products and associated resources. Though we have done our best to ensure a smooth transition, please let us know if you encounter any problem while using this site through the Contact Us link under the Home tab above.
-The DPC Team
CloudSat Level 3 Product Available
The level 3 product is derived from 2B-GEOPROF and contains the monthly-mean joint histograms of radar reflectivity and height and radar-determined total cloud fraction. The histograms and documentation are available at the Level 3 website. Points of contact are Yuying Zhang and Roger Marchand.