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Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai Erupts Again
January 14, 2022
On Jan. 13, 2022, NOAA’s GOES West satellite captured another explosive eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano, located in the South Pacifi
Seen from Space: The Colorado Marshall Fire
January 5, 2022
On the afternoon of Thursday, Dec. 30, the GOES East satellite captured GeoColor imagery of the rising smoke plume from the quick-moving Marshall fir
Super Typhoon Rai Pummels the Philippines
December 17, 2021
The Himawari-8 satellite, operated by our partners at the Japan Meteorological Agency, has been closely monitoring Typhoon Rai, known in the Philippin
A Festive Satellite Shot of the Midwest
December 13, 2021
On Dec. 12, NOAA’s GOES East satellite had its eye on snow laying across northern Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.
The 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season At A Glance
November 30, 2021
The Atlantic Basin had another busy hurricane season this year, which officially wrapped up on November 30.
Fanning the Flames: GOES West Monitors Smoke from the Alisal Fire
October 15, 2021
Imagery from the GOES West (GOES-17) satellite shows a large smoke plume from the Alisal Fire in California, exacerbated by strong winds.
Powerful Hurricane Ida Approaches Louisiana
August 30, 2021
NOAA’s GOES East satellite was closely watching the swirling clouds and flashing lightning associated with major Hurricane Ida on August 29, 2021.
Minnesota’s Greenwood Fire Doubles in Size
August 24, 2021
NOAA’s GOES East satellite had its eye on Minnesota’s Greenwood Fire on August 23, as the wildfire nearly doubled in size.