The Experimental Wildfire ABBA (Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm) Fire Product
Entry ID: WILDFIRE_ABBA

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Summary
Abstract: [from the Wildfire ABBA home page
http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/burn/wfabba.html]

The experimental Wildfire Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm (WFABBA)
is currently generating half-hourly fire data for the Western
Hemisphere. The geostationary NOAA weather satellite GOES-12 provides
coverage for North and South America while GOES-10 covers North
America only. The WFABBA is an extension of ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Current GIF images from GOES are accessible from the links on
this page.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 76.63   S: 13.71   E: -61.48   W: -177.1

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: University of Wisconsin-Madison, CIMSS
Dataset Title: The Experimental Wildfire ABBA Fire Product
Dataset Release Place: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Dataset Publisher: University of Wisconsin-Madison, CIMSS
Data Presentation Form: Images
Online Resource: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/burn/wfabba.html
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints To maintain the integrity of the data, use of this data for
publications, posters, or talks requires an offer of authorship to the
UW-Madison CIMSS GOES Biomass Burning Monitoring Program. Please send
authorship requests to Elaine.Prins@ssec.wisc.edu.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies, Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ELAINE MAE PRINS
Phone: 608-263-6607
Fax: 608-262-5974
Email: elaine.prins at ssec.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
NOAA/NESDIS/ORA Advanced Satellite Products Teams (ASPT)
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)
1225 West Dayton Street
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Space Science & Engineering Center
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Format: GIF
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-02-07
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-11-04
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