Joseph Pica, director of the office of observations, NWS
It's only been orbiting the earth since about Thanksgiving, but the new GOES-16 satellite, operated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, is proving its worth in the data and imagery it produces. Joseph Pica, director of the office of observations at the National Weather Service, gives Federal Drive with Tom Temin a progress report.
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