Hurricane Harvey Lightning as seen by GOES-16

September 1, 2017 09:58 AM

Created by Michael Peterson, CICS-MD & NOAA

GOES-16 records lightning in Hurricane Harvey it makes landfall in Texas. Unprecedented geostationary lightning imaging technology in the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) provides a continuous view of the total lightning activity over the course of multiple days that supplement high-frequency infrared observations from the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) as the hurricane comes ashore. To see the full video, go to:



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