GOES-R The Future of Forecasting
3 Times More Channels
Improves every product from current GOES Imager and will offer new products for severe weather forecasting, fire and smoke monitoring, volcanic ash advisories, and more.
4 Times Better Resolution
The GOES-R series of satellites will offer images with greater clarity and 4 times better resolution than easier GOES satellites.
5 Times Faster Scans
Faster scans every 30 seconds of severe weather events and can scan the entire full disk of the Earth five times faster than before.