Tag: Doppler Radar

Radar to Detect Tornadoes??? Grand Canyon

October 5, 2010 0 Comments
Radar to Detect Tornadoes??? Grand Canyon

A new radar in Puerto Rico maybe able to see tornadoes! The Center for Collaborative Adaptive Sensitive of the Atmosphere, an Engineering Research Center at University of Massachusetts Amherest thinks they have developed just that.  They have built radars that can look at atmospheric phenomena in the lower sections of the atmosphere beneath radars that […]

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Radar Work

May 11, 2010 0 Comments
Radar Work

Time flies when you are having fun – and fun for meteorologists sometimes involves upgrading and tweaking a radar. I spent some time with a technician today to make sure that our Channel 9 exclusive “Live Doppler 9000 Radar” is operating and displaying precipitation data appropriately. Because we haven’t promoted our “Live” radar recently, I […]

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