Hurricane Satellite (HURSAT) Data
Sample HURSAT-B1 Grids overlaid on 4 storms in the North Atlantic
Sample HURSAT-B1 Grids overlaid on 4 storms in the North Atlantic

HURSAT-B1 Summary

The HURSAT-B1 data are derived from International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project (ISCCP) B1 data. More information on ISCCP and B1 data are available from their respective websites. The HURSAT-B1 v05 data spans 1978-2009 and provides coverage of global tropical cyclones at 8-km and 3-hourly resolution.

HURSAT-B1 data are freely available via FTP. Please let us know when you use the data so that we can:

  1. notify you of data set updates and
  2. justify future data set revisions.

Please contact us if you have questions regarding the data set usage or comments on the data set structure.

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