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Weather Radar Clutter

ambiguous
(folded) returns
urban
echos
ground
clutter
anomalous_____
propagation
a) unfiltered
b) filtered

Figure 1: Radar image with multiple clutter

ambiguous
(folded) returns
urban
echos
ground
clutter
anomalous_____
propagation
a) unfiltered
b) filtered

Figure 1: Radar image with multiple clutter

ambiguous
(folded) returns
urban echos
ground
clutter
anomalous
propagation
a) unfiltered
b) filtered

Figure 1: Radar image with multiple clutter

Weather Radar Clutter

There is a wide range of other reasons (some can be quite strange) why returns and echoes can be received at the weather radar antenna. Some examples are presented here: