Abstract: Radar Chart is a product available from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). The geographic coverage is the 48 contiguous states of the United States. These hourly radar charts are prepared by the National Weather Service (NWS), National Centers for Environmental Prediction, and archived at NCDC. Data contains analyzed areas, lines, and cells of cloud formations that include the base, tops, movement, and precipitation intensity. Precipitation types and change of intensity are also depicted. These charts are prepared from radar observations taken by NWS weather radar stations throughout the country.
To make a wide range of climatic data available to researchers and the public.
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DISTRIBUTION LIABILITY: Every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of current NOAA quality control procedures. NOAA can only certify that the data provided to its customers is an authentic copy of the records which were accepted for inclusion in NOAA archives. NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.