Hurricane Isabel Batters North Carolina, September 18, 2003
This animation is of Hurricane Isabel on September 18, 2003 as it barrels toward the East Coast of the United States. At this time, Isabel waspacking winds of 105 MPH and was downgraded to a Category 2 storm. The animation peels away the cloud layer and reveals the storm's rain structure. The yellow isosurface represents areas where at least 0.5 inches ofrain fell per hour. The green isosurface show 1.0 inches of rain per hour and red displays where more than 2 inches of rain fell per hour.
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio
- Jeff Halverson (JCET UMBC)
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Datasets used in this visualization
TRMMID: 109Collected with PR 2003/09/18
TRMMID: 110Collected with TMI 2003/09/18
TRMMID: 111Collected with VIRS 2003/09/18
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