On Jan 5th, 2017

A new press release from Dr. Carl Mears using the Temperature Total Troposphere (TTT) dataset shows that 2016 is the warmest year since the satellite record began in 1979. The previous record, set during the last major El Niño in 1998, was broken by 0.31 degrees Fahrenheit. 

On Dec 8th, 2016

To provide better data services, RSS will require all data users to register.

All RSS data users will be required to register by December 12, 2016.

On Dec 7th, 2016

The annual American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting is next week, December 12-16 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA.

On Sep 19th, 2016

The Remote Sensing Systems team has updated the Cross-Calibrated Multi-Platform (CCMP) gridded surface vector winds dataset from July 2015-May 2016.

On Aug 23rd, 2016

Starting from August 20, 2016, the SMAP winds are processed in Near-Real-Time at Remote Sensing Systems. The SMAP Level 1 orbital antenna temperature observations are produced by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and distributed by the National Snow and Ice Data Center.