They help us navigate, communicate, monitor the environment, and forecast weather.Appropriately, the word satellite means an "attendant." In 1957, the launching of the Russian satellite Sputnik changed the course of our nation.As you check whether it’ll be sunny at the weekend, or if you’ll be caught in a deluge should you venture outside, CARROT will helpfully call you a ‘meatbag’ and pepper its forecasts with snark.
With the kmz files below, you can display any of the the National Weather Service RIDGE radar images including polygons.
The following table shows which features are available.
Common to both the loop and non-looping images the overlay toggles area one of the best features of the enhanced view.
Make your selection from the choices below and click the submit button.
That will create a compressed file ending in "kmz". Selecting "open" will uncompress the file within your default KML/KMZ application.