Gunnison Radar Project 2009

Gunnison Radar Project 2009

Two optical disdrometers, rain gauges, surface obs and a mobile radar were installed in Gunnison, CO to examine the terrain-induced circulations favorable for storm formation and motion and to demonstrate the gap-filling potential of a small Doppler radar within the coverage area of the national Weather Service WSR-88D
radar at Grand Junction, CO.