Siding Spring Observatory - NOAA Weather Satellite Service

Due to equipment failure, the service is temporarily posted at:

http://www.map.id.au/wxtoimg/


The following images show the cloud cover over South Eastern Australia, received directly from
NOAA weather satellites at the UNSW Automated Patrol Telescope, Siding Spring Observatory , Coonabarabran, NSW  ('+' on the following images).

Click on any image below for a full-sized image.  Times below are shown in Australian EDT.  The next satellite image, from NOAA 15, will be posted January_22 - 18:36 (further prediction information below).  Higher resolution versions of these images are available at Ozabove.com.

Latest MSL Pressure AnalysisBOM MSL Pressure Chart
from the Bureau of Met

NOAA 12 - MCIR-precip

January 12 - 06:39

NOAA 15 - MCIR-precip

January 12 - 06:08

NOAA 12 - MCIR-precip

January 12 - 04:57

NOAA 18 - MCIR-precip

January 12 - 02:38

NOAA 17 - MCIR-precip

January 11 - 23:32

NOAA 12 - MSA-precip

January 11 - 19:22

NOAA 15 - MCIR-precip

January 11 - 18:56

NOAA 12 - MSA-precip

January 11 - 17:42


Table of the next scheduled NOAA satellite passes.

Satellite
Date
AOS
Posted on website
Australian EDT        -        UTC

Maximum elevation
°East or West

NOAA 15 January 22
17:52
18:36
January 22 07:36
26°E
NOAA 12
January 22
18:09
18:46
January 22 07:46
54°E
NOAA 15
January 22
19:31
19:58
January 22 08:58
30°W
NOAA 17
January 22
22:37
23:04
January 22 12:04
25°E
NOAA 17
January 23
00:17
00:44
January 22 13:44
32°W
NOAA 18
January 23
02:25
02:54
January 22 15:54
70°W
NOAA 15
January 23
05:07
05:51
January 22 18:51
25°E
NOAA 12
January 23
05:24
06:01
January 22 19:01
50°E
A NOAA satellite pass over south eastern Australia will occur within ±1 hour of the times
01:15, 04:24, 05:21*, 9:52, 14:12, 17:19, 18:15* and 22:46 Australian AEST
* The  05:21 and 18:15 images will be absent if NOAA-15's transmitter is switched off

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Further information. For suggestions and comments regarding this web site, please contact Andre at the:

UNSW Automated Patrol Telescope
Siding Spring Observatory,
Coonabarabran, NSW, 2357
31°16'24.4"S 149°03'51.6"E
elev: 1110m

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