Weather balloon

Discover the fascinating world of weather balloons and how they are used to explore the skies and collect valuable data. Learn about the technology behind these high-flying devices and the important role they play in meteorology and scientific research.
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A convenient way to gather atmospheric data at high altitudes is to use weather balloons (current record altitude for unmanned gas filled balloon seems to be 53 km of BU60-1 Japanese balloon). As this kind of devices is used for weather forecast and research the specific literature on the topic […]

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Taking measurements of the atmosphere is quite important and all measurements cannot be taken by satellite and radar. For this reason, a weather balloon or a “sounding balloon” is sent … Weather And Climate, Weather Forecast, Climate Change, Wind Data, Balloon Launch, Satellite Network, Weather Balloon, Weather Models, Floating Balloons

Taking measurements of the atmosphere is quite important and all measurements cannot be taken by satellite and radar. For this reason, a weather balloon or a “sounding balloon” is sent up in the atmosphere to take measurements. These balloons are launched with instruments aboard to send back information on atmospheric pressure, temperature, humidity and wind […]

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Weather balloon instrument package Tornadoes, Thunderstorms, Tornado Alert, Weather Tools, Weather Balloon, Weather Center, Citizen Science, Research Assistant, Science Videos

Overview of observation support tools in use for research at the National Severe Storms Laboratory. NSSL research helps fulfill NOAA's mission goals through research and development dedicated to improving observations, predictions and warnings of high-impact weather, including tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and flash floods.

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Nikki Parsons