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On the right track for tropical clouds

Think of a tropical storm about the size of Alaska. Large and lumbering, the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) affects weather patterns in every corner of the world. Unlike its well-known cousin El Niño, the ...

dateJan 27, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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Tropical Storm Dolly weakens over Mexico

Dolly weakened into a tropical depression over northeastern Mexico on Wednesday after moving ashore but another storm threatened to grow into a hurricane off the Pacific coast, forecasters said.

dateSep 03, 2014 in Earth Sciences
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NASA sees Tropical Storm 9 over Guam

Guam and surrounding areas were under a Tropical Storm Warning and Watch on July 11 as NASA's Aqua satellite passed overhead. During the early morning hours on July 11, Tropical Depression 09W strengthened ...

dateJul 11, 2014 in Earth Sciences
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