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Do you store old Doppler images? If so, how can we access them? I'd like to see the images from 1 June 2008.

Posted June 3, 2008 10:05 a.m. EDT

MIKE MOSS SAYS:      Lee,     I'm afraid we only store occasional images for instructional or troubleshooting purposes, but do not have the mass storage resources needed for routinely archiving all the imagery from Dual Doppler 5000. However, there are some sites on the web that store NWS radar imagery at various levels of detail for varying time frames. Usually, the sites with greatest detail have the most recent week or two of data, while some sites with lower resolution data go back a number of years. Here are a couple of radar archive sites (note Raleigh radar code is RAX) you can investigate: