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National Weather Service IMET Brent Wachter aiming/positioning the Direcway satellite dish. Once positioned correctly, the IMET can then download much needed weather data. Smoke from the Ojo Felix Fire is seen in the background.
New Mexico, Sangre de Cristo Mountains 2006 April 14
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A cooperative observer's cotton region shelter, precipitation gauge, evaporation pan, and etc. are seen in the foreground with a large smoke plume from the Bear Fire.
New Mexico, Reserve, Gila National Forest 2006 June 19 1641
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National Weather Service IMET trainee Valerie Myers positioning the Direcway satellite dish while smoke from the Bear Fire is seen in the distance.
New Mexico, Reserve, Gila National Forest 2006 June 20
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National Weather Service IMET trainee Valerie Myers positioning the Direcway satellite dish. Plume from the Martinez Fire rises in the distance. Coincidently a larger dish was set up to provide internet access to the whole camp. This large dish was set up by a private contractor, Lyman Brothers from Salt Lake City.
New Mexico, Reserve, Gila National Forest 2006 June 21
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A fire weather briefing for firefighters.
South Dakota, Rapid City 2006
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Hitting close to home. Firemen mopping up after grass fire at the Rapid City National Weather Service Forecast Office.
South Dakota, Rapid City 2006 July 18
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Hitting close to home. Aftermath of grass fire at the Rapid City National Weather Service Forecast Office.
South Dakota, Rapid City 2006 July 18
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Hitting close to home. Firemen mopping up after grass fire at the Rapid City National Weather Service Forecast Office as seen from inside the office.
South Dakota, Rapid City 2006 July 18
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Dust devil making its way across a cleared field.
California, Sacramento Valley 2006 ?
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The Friant Dam, north of Fresno, filled to the top. Downstream flooding ensued.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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George Cline, meteorological technician, photo documenting flood damage from a helicopter along the San Joaquin River.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Flooding of farmlands along the San Joaquin River.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Flooding of farmlands along the San Joaquin River.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Flooding of farmlands and homes along the San Joaquin River.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Flooding of farmlands along the San Joaquin River.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Workers sandbagging a tributary creek of the San Joaquin River keeping floodwaters out of farms and homes.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Waters roaring out of the outflow of the Friant Dam.
California, San Joaquin Valley, Friant Dam area 2006 April 11
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Hydromet Data Collection Site at Independence Mine. This equipment collects hydro and meteorological data at the Independence Mine State Historical Park, on the National Register of Historic Places. This former gold mine is located in Alaska's beautiful Matanuska Valley.
Alaska, Matanuska Valley 2005 January 10
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A massive supercell which dropped large hail is visible out the window of the Rapid City National Weather Service Office.
South Dakota, Rapid City 2006 August 11
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
Mississippi, Pascagoula 2006 August 28
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
Mississippi, Pascagoula 2006 August 28
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
Mississippi, Pascagoula 2006 August 28
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
Mississippi, Pascagoula 2006 August 28
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
Mississippi, Pascagoula 2006 August 28
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TAO Buoy Array deployment team: Don Ventura (Team Leader), Jeffery Wise, Paula Campbell(Port Meteorological Officer), Alan Lossett, James Rauch, and Dane Jaynes on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
Mississippi, Pascagoula 2006 August 28
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment preparations on board the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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TAO Buoy Array deployment, mooring sequence in the deep sea on the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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Anchor line streaming aft as the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER steams slowly head leaving the TAO buoy astern. The ship is proceeding to the mooring location of the buoy prior to dropping the anchor.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the TAO buoy streams aft, innocent looking clouds approach. Perhaps this cloud looks like a hand puppet dragon or dinosaur.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the TAO buoy streams aft, innocent looking clouds approach. Billowing cumulus on the horizon.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the TAO buoy streams aft, innocent looking clouds approach. Perhaps this cloud looks like a hand puppet dragon or dinosaur.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the clouds approach and the TAO buoy streams aft with attached line, the deck crew of the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER move a second TAO to its pre-mooring preparation stand.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the clouds approach and the TAO buoy streams aft with attached line, the deck crew of the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER move a second TAO to its pre-mooring preparation stand.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the clouds approach and the TAO buoy streams aft with attached line, the deck crew of the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER move a second TAO to its pre-mooring preparation stand.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the clouds approach and the TAO buoy streams aft with attached line, the deck crew of the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER move a second TAO to its pre-mooring preparation stand.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the clouds approach and the TAO buoy streams aft with attached line, the deck crew of the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER move a second TAO to its pre-mooring preparation stand.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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While the clouds approach and the TAO buoy streams aft with attached line, the deck crew of the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER move a second TAO to its pre-mooring preparation stand.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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Innocent-looking clouds have moved ever closer as they are taking on a somewhat ominous appearance.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29
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Spray from a waterspout appears in the distance. The spout is moving towards the NOAA Ship GORDON GUNTER which is constrained in its ability to maneuver as the recently launched TAO buoy is not yet anchored and is still secured by its mooring line to the ship.
United States, Gulf of Mexico 2006 August 29

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