The satellite will also be protecting astronauts from solar flares and charged particles with early warnings.
Deutsche Bank board to discuss capital hike on Sunday Deutsche Bank also said it won't sell its Postbank subsidiary but merge it with its existing units "in the medium term". A Private & Commercial Bank that will be the clear market leader in Germany as measured by number of clients.
The instrument is the first ever to see lightning above Earth from space. The mapper continually looks for lightning flashes in the Western Hemisphere, so forecasters know when a storm is intensifying and becoming more risky.
It can detect lightning inside clouds, which usually occurs several minutes before potentially destructive lightning strikes from clouds to ground. "It will show the lightning activity at the tops of the clouds", said Steve Goodman, a NOAA program scientist.
Rapid increases of lightning are a signal that a storm is strengthening quickly and could produce severe weather, read the NASA website. The satellite is on a mission to monitor Earth weather, but it also specializes in tracking lightning strikes and thunderstorms.
Using this data, forecasters will be able to determine whether or not a storm is gathering strength, and may be able to assist meteorologists in forecasting severe floods or even the possibility of fire hazards due to lightning strikes in dry areas. GOES-16 will build upon and extend the more than 40-year legacy of satellite observations from NOAA that the American public has come to rely upon. That means it travels as fast, and in the same direction, as the earth spins, so it stays at the same spot above the equator.
Jabrill Peppers was a Heisman Trophy finalist this past season, but no one's entirely sure where he'll play in the NFL. He weighed in at just shy of 5-foot-11, 213 pounds, which is likely too small to hold up at linebacker in the pros.
On Monday in the English Premier League London derby is planned, which will come together, "West Ham United" and " Chelsea ". Costa has managed to score or assist a goal every 101 minutes this season and that looks ominous for West Ham .
It is thought that a poacher is behind the attack, as rhino's ivory horns are in high demand on the black market. Global trade in rhino horn is banned by a United Nations convention and its sale is illegal in France.
Since war broke out in Syria in March 2011, more than half of its population has been forced to flee their homes. It was unclear why the aircraft had crashed, whether it had been attacked or suffered technical failure.
Beachem (82 3-pointers, 15.4 points) and Steve Vasturia (13.5 points, 3.3 assists) were named honorable mention . His minutes have dwindled since, but his effort Saturday against the high-flying Cardinals was paramount.
Information about where the bus was chartered or where it was headed has not been released. "It's a bad , chaotic scene", he said. The single track is the CSX mainline along the Gulf Coast, passing through densely populated areas of southern Mississippi.
The company also took actions involving 283 shipments of controlled items to North Korea, authorities said. The settlement marks the largest civil fine ever imposed in a Commerce Department export control case.
And in a tweet posted shortly after Green Light's release, Little said he was "really proud" to be part of the song's creation. That journey of self-discovery is what also led the "Tennis Court", singer to find a completely new sound for this record.
Margot Parker, UKIP's Women's and Equality spokesperson has backed International Women's Day which takes place this Wednesday. Here are just a few things you can do to speak up, act out and make a difference on A Day Without a Woman .
As for the actual giraffe, the internet has been waiting for the 15-year-old giraffe to give birth for almost three weeks. More than 700 miles north of the Dietrichs' home in South Carolina, April the giraffe is waiting to give birth as well.
He added that April's pregnancy is not just live entertainment, but a teachable moment and source for education. As of Monday afternoon - after 11 days of livestreaming - April the giraffe has yet to give birth.
Libyan output falls as clashes force ports to shut
Opponents of the Libyan National Army had launched a number of unsuccessful attacks on the ports in East Libya. Al-Zwei said that the militias advanced on four fronts, despite airstrikes waged by Hifter's air forces.
Elderly twins die after being in the cold overnight
The sprawling home is somewhat isolated, sitting at the end of the quiet road, where it meets the Hundred Acre Cove. LaCross said it appears that Williams may have fallen and then as Haley went to call for help, she fell as well.
North Korea fires 4 banned ballistic missiles into sea
US President Donald Trump this month described North Korea as a " big, big problem " and vowed to deal with it "very strongly". The four missiles North Korea launched on Monday were likely practice for targeting USA military bases in Japan.