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National Weather Radar Facility
The CSU-CHILL National Weather Radar Facility, located in Greeley, CO, is an advanced, transportable dual-polarized dual-wavelength (S- and X-band) weather radar system. The facility is operated by Colorado State University, under the sponsorship of the National Science Foundation and the University.

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CSU-CHILL S-band reflectivity data in a 0.5 deg elevation angle PPI sweep through a tornadic hook echo on 7 May 2016. The horizontal winds in the vicinity of the associated mesocyclone at the 3 km MSL height level have been determined from a dual-Doppler analysis with input data from the CSU-CHILL and NWS KFTG radars. (Full Article...)

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Radial velocity patterns in an RHI scan through a thunderstorm. Radial velocity patterns in an RHI scan through a thunderstorm.

Near-surface convergence coupled with echo-top divergence supports organized upward vertical motions in a thunderstorm.

Photo credit: Patrick Kennedy
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