Hurricane Irene from TRMM: October 14, 1999

  • Released Thursday, October 14, 1999

A fly-in to Hurricane Irene on October 14, 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.


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This page was originally published on Thursday, October 14, 1999.
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