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AskBOM: How does a weather radar work?

Australia has the fourth-largest weather radar network in the world, with more than 60 radars. But what's inside those big golf ball shapes, and how do weather radars work? For more information,...

Doppler Weather Radar Basics

This is a brief discussion about why the Doppler Weather Radar is important to meteorologists, how it works and what types of data the radar produces. ------------------------- National Weather...

Avoiding massive thunderstorm clouds

Avoiding massive thunderstorm (CB) clouds en-route: http://www.aviafilms.com/aviation-videos.php In this video you will see how we route around massive thunderstorm cloud formations. You can...

Boeing 777 Weather Radar

Captured this as we don't see it very often, the radome was removed due to damage and the avionics team were carrying out a weather radar actuator test.

Weather radar on RV Investigator

A weather research radar located on the main mast of RV Investigator is able to send 800 microwave pulses every second and collect data within a 150 km radius from the ship and 20 km into the...

Five Day Weather Forecast

Five Day Weather Forecast. Sometimes the weather isn't as predictable as we would like it to be. Watch as this weather man tries to give the public the most up to date forecast for the upcoming...

How does Doppler radar work

A Doppler radar is a specialized radar that uses the Doppler effect to produce velocity data about objects at a distance. It does this by bouncing a microwave signal off a desired target and...

The Future of Weather Radar

The limitations, weaknesses and anomalous propagation characteristics of Doppler radar are compared to the next generation Multi-function Phased Array radar. When MPAR is combined with the...

Weather Radar for Smaller Boats

WEBSITE: http://saltwaterexperience.com Everyday is not perfect for fishing. The ocean can turn into a very nasty place very quickly. Sirius Marine Weather is revolutionary to small boat fishermen...

Looking at weather radar- #11

Live, onboard weather radar is a critical tool for helping pilots better navigate around disruptive weather threats. With Pro Line Fusion, pilots can easily view the precipitation picture right...