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NASA sees wind shear end Tropical Cyclone Amos

On Sunday, April 24, 2016 Tropical Cyclone Amos ran into increasing wind shear that tore the storm apart. A composite satellite image from two satellites showed waning precipitation and lack of thunderstorm development from ...

dateApr 25, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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NASA sees a stronger Tropical Cyclone Uriah

Cloud top temperatures in storms within Tropical Cyclone Uriah grew colder over the last couple of days, according to infrared imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite. That's an indication of stronger uplift in a tropical cyclone ...

dateFeb 16, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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NASA's two eyes on Tropical Cyclone Daya

Two of NASA's "eyes" have been watching Tropical Cyclone Daya and providing data to forecasters. As Tropical Cyclone Daya continued to move away from La Reunion Island in the Southern Indian Ocean, NASA's RapidScat instrument ...

dateFeb 11, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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NASA sees Tropical Storm 10S form

Tropical Storm 10S developed as NASA's Terra satellite passed over the Southern Indian Ocean. The tropical storm developed from tropical low pressure area 96S between Madagascar and La Reunion Island.

dateFeb 10, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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