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GPM Observes "The Dragon" Cyclonic Storm System in the Middle East
GPM observed the early stages of a strong cyclonic system that developed over northern Africa just off the southern Mediterranean coast on March 11, 2020. The GMI measured heavy rain rates over some parts of Egypt, including the region around Cairo. View fullscreen By March 12, 2020, the cyclonic system that developed over northern Africa had intensified and was nicknamed 'The Dragon' on social media and news outlets, as it caused severe flooding in northern Egypt. Both the GMI and the DPR...
GPM Views Southeast Snowstorm
On February 20th and 21st, 2020, a winter storm brought the seasons largest snowfall to much of North Carolina and southern Virginia. The...

 

GPM Flies Over Storm Dennis in the UK
Storm Dennis is an extratropical cyclone that developed over the continental United States before undergoing explosive intensification as it...

 

UPDATE 2/12/2020: An extended IMERG analysis of rainfall in Brazil shows even more extreme rainfall occurring in the first weeks of February, with...

 

eastern Mediterranean flooding in early 2020
In the two weeks that followed December 25, 2019, several heavy storm systems impacted countries along the eastern Mediterranean. While January is...

 

By Friday morning, September 20, the rainfall from the remnant of Tropical Storm Imelda had increased to over 24 inches in some areas near the...

 

Hurricane Dorian (2019) brought heavy rain to the Caribbean, along the US East Coast, and up to Canada.  NASA satellite-based precipitation...

 

IMERG Measures Flooding Rainfall in India
In early August 2019 a depression formed in the Bay of Bengal that moved over India contributing to heavy rainfall on India's west coast....

 

Hurricane Barry Makes Landfall in Louisiana
UPDATE 7/17/19: This GPM IMERG animation shows rainfall accumulations from #HurricaneBarry in the Gulf of Mexico from July 11-16, 2019. Learn more...

 

GPM Sees Developing Tropical Storm Barry in the Gulf of Mexico
NASA / JAXA’s GPM Core Observatory passed over developing Tropical Depression 2 (which was upgraded to Tropical Storm Barry later in the morning)...

 

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