A Year of Weather 2015

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Cloud to ground lightning in a storm chase, 1980

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European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT)


This visualization, comprised of imagery from the geostationary satellites of EUMETSAT, NOAA and the JMA, shows an entire year of weather across the globe during 2015, with audio commentary from Mark Higgins, Training Manager at EUMETSAT. The visualization has been produced by EUMETSAT's data visualization team and is composed of a satellite infrared data layer superimposed over NASA's 'Blue Marble Next Generation' ground maps, which change with the seasons.

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