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GPM 3-D Flyby of Rainstorm Over Gulf of Mexico

June 20, 2018 6:55 pm Categorised in:

In this 3-D image created from data on June 19, 2018 at 3:37 p.m. CDT (2037 UTC) the GPM core observatory satellite probed powerful storms that were dropping rain at a rate of 3.5 inches (88 mm) per hour in the southern Texas coast. GPM found some powerful storms were reaching altitudes above 7.75 miles (12.5 km) dropping rain at a rate of 3.5 inches (88 mm) per hour. Credit: NASA/JAXA, Hal Pierce