The authors would like to thank the following additional members of the STAR Imagery and Visualization Team (http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/projects/npp/) for their contributions: Tim Schmit (GOES imagery liaison), Debra Molenar, Steve Finley, Chris Elvidge, Jeff Hawkins, Kim Richardson, Jeff Cetola, Keith Hutchinson, Steve Mills, and Calvin Liang. Funding for this work was provided by the JPSS Program Office and NOAA/NESDIS/STAR. The views, opinions, and findings contained in this article are those of the authors and should not be construed as an official National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) or U.S. government position, policy, or decision.
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