I use an AppleScript to scrape files from the GOES archives at http://goes.gsfc.nasa.gov/goeseast/fulldisk/ir4/ The collected files are then processed a bit in Photoshop, named with sequence numbers and fed to QuickTime Player 7 as an image sequence to make a QuickTime movie. Today, the script broke, and upon investigation, I found that the GOES 13 … Read more
Using an AppleScript, the individual images were collected from NOAA’s archive site, and made into a movie with QuickTime Player 7. The coverage is from 8/05/2012 to 09/05/2012, showing the development of Hurricane Isaac. The images are from the IR (infra-red) band of the GOES, which permits 24 hour coverage.