Hurricane Dennis from TRMM: August 27, 1999

  • Released Thursday, October 14th, 1999
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:58PM
  • ID: 721

A fly-in to Hurricane Dennis on August 27, 1999, showing the three-dimensional structure of the precipitation as measured by the Precipitation Radar instrument on TRMM. In this animation, a surface of constant precipitation is colored by the value of the precipitation on the ground under the surface. The global cloud cover data was measured by GOES.

Video slate image reads, "Hurricane DennisAugust 27, 1999Using TRMM and GOES data".

Video slate image reads, "Hurricane Dennis
August 27, 1999
Using TRMM and GOES data".


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TRMM (Collected with the VIRS sensor)
TRMM (Collected with the PR sensor)
TRMM (Collected with the TMI sensor)

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