New satellite launched over the Pacific.

The new GOES-17 satellite launched March 1st is now positioned in orbit over the Pacific and will provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) with amazing high-definition images.  It is scheduled to become operational December 10th and will significantly enhance weather forecasting for the Hawaiian Islands.  This is exciting technology that will directly help Kauai.  Check the link for the more information and stunning test images: https://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/content/noaa-goes-17-shares-first-images-alaska-hawaii-and-pacific

Image courtesy of Wikidata

Image courtesy of Wikidata

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