News from Remote Sensing Systems


By Densberger on Dec 7th, 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.

Hurricane Matthew winds from space: A first look

By Lucrezia on Oct 8th, 2016



RSS Revives F17 - 37V Anomaly Corrected. Data from March 1, 2016 onward re-released.

By Densberger on Jun 21st, 2016


RSS has completed an initial investigation and corrected a problem affecting SSMIS F17.

Extreme Winds during Cyclone Winston: A View from Space

By Lucrezia on Mar 15th, 2016

We examine space-based extreme winds from tropical cyclone Winston. The  SMAP microwave sensor performs well and provides reliable winds in remote regions where other obervations are not available.

The RSS Middle Tropospheric Temperature Now V4.0

By Carl on Mar 4th, 2016

This change to the RSS air temperature TMT product represents a major upgrade with 4 important changes.

Understanding the Temperature Data

By Anonymous on Jan 28th, 2016

RSS MSU/AMSU temperature data record has been in the news a lot lately and to address the many questions we receive, we've posted this information.

RSS Climate Page Updated

By Carl on Jan 28th, 2016

The plots and discussion in the Climate part of the RSS website has been updated to reflect recent AMSU measurements.

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