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Danny the 'degenerate' followed by two lows

Danny has become a degenerate, that is, the tropical depression weakened. Satellite and Hurricane Hunter aircraft data showed that Danny degenerated into an elongated area of low pressure near the Windward Islands during ...

dateAug 24, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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GPM sees energetic Tropical Depression Kilo

Rainfall associated with Tropical Depression Kilo recently dumped heavy rain in some areas of the state of Hawaii.The Global Precipitation Measurement or GPM mission core satellite analyzed Kilo's rainfall as it passed overhead ...

dateAug 25, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Atsani bow out

Tropical Cyclone Atsani appeared to look more like a frontal system in infrared imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite.Early on August 26, the Joint Typhoon Warning Center issued their final bulletin on the system as it was transitioning ...

dateAug 25, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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