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Hayabusa Weather Support Page

This is a web page with links to weather information for the Hayabusa project. Information on the Hayabusa Project is available from the Hayabusa Final Approach website.

Status: Satellite images are updating once an hour. A kml file has also been created to display the satellite images in Google Earth. Clicking on the surface observations and aviation forecast will give current data. The GFS predicted infrared and water vapor images are now updating. The enhancement curve on the water vapor images have been modified to better match the GFS predicted images.

Satellite Images

The following are links to weather satellite images. Click on the link to see image.

Australia Images (Created at SMG)
Water Vapor

Click here to view images in Google Earth (kml file)

Aviation Observations and Forecasts
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Woomera Range Observation Forecast
Melbourne International Airport Observation Forecast

Upper Air Observations

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Melbourne International Airport (YMML) Graphic Listing

Weather Forecast Information

The following are links to weather forecast information.
Melbourne Terminal Aerodrome Forecast
Melbourne Terminal Observations

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