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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 S-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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Mesocyclone radial velocity pattern (circled) at a range of ~15 km from the NWS KFTG radar on 20 July 2013. The narrow (0.3 deg) beamwidth of the CSU-CHILL X-band (9 GHZ) channel allowed the collection of high resolution data from this same circulation despite its being at a range of ~80 km. Various data plots, including a dual-Doppler horizontal wind field synthesis, have been prepared. more

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Sun setting behind the smoke plume of the High Park fire as observed from the CSU-CHILL radar site near 02 UTC on 23 June 2012. Echoes from ash and debris lofted by fire-driven updrafts, and microwave noise radiation from the sun, are both present in the reflectivity data.

Photo credit: David Brunkow
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