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3 de Julio 2006

Weather and Storm Tracking Tools for Google Earth

Weather tools in Google EarthLast summer Google Earth Blog collected a few of the better tools for tracking storms in Google Earth. Now GEB will maintain a network link with some of the best weather tracking tools available. If you save the weather and tracking tools network link in your My Places you will automatically get the latest collection when you turn it on. The current collection contains a global hurricane tracking tool, global cloud maps, severe weather warning data and radar data from NOAA for the US, weather observations for the US from WeatherBonk, a real-time day/night viewing tool, and the global annual lightning flash rate map from NASA. The collection will grow and improve over time. Here is a list of the current contents with links to stories about the tools here at the GEB:

Enviado por FrankTaylor at 3 de Julio 2006 a las 09:15 AM

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    Thanks for collecting these. I'd also like to recommend the following near real-time ocean observing platform placemarks and overlays being provided as a network link documented here earlier http://www.gearthblog.com/blog/archives/2006/04/near_realtime_o.html

    Enviado por: Jeremy Cothran at 3 de Julio 2006 a las 11:24 AM

    Thanks for the links. That Big red patch covering the arctic region that reads 'Loading' is cool! :D

    Enviado por: Navneeth at 3 de Julio 2006 a las 01:19 PM

    Image overlays flashing on and off in GE4.

    Some overlays which cover most of the earth eg satellite pictures just stay off, occasionally flashing on for a second. Smaller images flash on and off at random. Sometime mouse movements seem to trigger the flashing.

    Others are seeing the same:
    http://bbs.keyhole.com/ubb/showthreaded.php/Cat/0/Number/448496/an/0/page/4#448496

    Enviado por: gulfstreme at 3 de Julio 2006 a las 11:51 PM

    Very nice add-on to GE, I like the real time radar and clouds. VERY cool.

    Enviado por: john sapyta at 8 de Julio 2006 a las 01:19 PM

    thank you so much, you make storm tracking easier with real time relevance. your work and effort is greatly appreciated.

    Enviado por: stormtracker at 26 de Septiembre 2006 a las 05:58 AM

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