Air Force Weather Agency Technical Training

Air Force Global Weather Central SSM/I  Training

Special Sensor Microwave Imager (SSM/I) Training

Offutt Air Force Base , Nebraska 
Superior Support to the Warfighter
The SSMI is a passive microwave radiometer flying aboard DMSP spacecraft F10, through F14. This sensor is used for a variety of environmental products, including Ocean Surface Wind Speeds, Total Precipitable Water, Rain Rates, and Tropical Cyclone reconaissance, among others. For additional information, call DSN 271-7253, or email to :
Air Force Global Weather Central SSM/I  Training

View our demonstration SSM/I products
(Some files are large)

Select this site to learn more about the SSM/I
This is a tutorial about the SSM/I - (NOTE : UNDER CONSTRUCTION)

Select this site to discover operational uses of SSM/I imagery and data 
(This is our training guide for the AFWA Tropical Section- NOTE : UNDER CONSTRUCTION)


The Headquarters, Air Force Weather Agency (HQ AFWA) is the designated Department of Defense Meteorological Satellite Center of Expertise. Products from AFWA include High Resolution Meteorological Satellite Data from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP), and many other satellite systems. For additional information on this page, call DSN 271-7253, our Technical Training Branch - Office Code DNTT.


For more information regarding AFWA:

Address: HQ Air Force Weather Agency
         106 Peacekeeper Dr. Ste.2N3
         Offutt AFB, NE 68113-4039

Phone:   (402) 294-2586 (24 Hour Duty Phone)
Fax:     (402) 294-3505

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