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GPM Observes Hot Towers in Florida Storms
At 9:26pm on Sunday April 19, 2020, NASA's GPM satellite observed an extremely vigorous convective storm cell embedded within a squall line that had produced tornadoes earlier that evening along the US Gulf Coast. NASA's GPM satellite flew over the portion of this squall line that extended over the Atlantic Ocean, 350 miles (500 kilometers) east of Florida's Coast. The Dual-Frequency Precipitation Radar (DPR) observed a storm cell whose updrafts were strong enough to lift small ice...
GPM Views Tropical Storm John
The GPM core observatory satellite had an extremely good view of tropical storm John on August 6, 2017 at 1:08 AM MDT (0708 UTC). The satellite...

 

GPM Sees Tropical Storm Hector Forming
Tropical storm Hector was forming in the eastern Pacific Ocean southwest of Mexico when the GPM core observatory satellite passed over on July 31,...

 

GPM IMERG Adds Up Heavy Rainfall Over the U.S. East Coast
A stalled weather pattern led to persistent showers and thunderstorms moving up the eastern seaboard last week, resulting in significant rainfall...

 

GPM Flies Over Typhoon Jongdari Twice
7/27/18 Having both deepened in central pressure and broadened in precipitation shield, Jongdari is steadily intensifying as it churns towards the...

 

Flooding Rainfall Over the U.S. East Coast Examined by GPM
Flood watches and warnings have been issued today for states from North Carolina through New York. Major flooding of rivers and streams is forecast...

 

Tropical Storm Ampil's Rainfall Evaluated With GPM Satellite Data
Tropical storm AMPIL was moving toward the northwest with winds of about 50 kts (57.5 mph) when the GPM core observatory satellite flew above on July...

 

India's Deadly Monsoon Rainfall Measured With IMERG
India's southwest monsoon (summer rainy season) normally occurs between June and September. This year's monsoon has been assessed as average but...

 

Typhoon Maria Makes Landfall
After striking the Ryukyu Islands of Japan and grazing Taiwan with torrential rains, Typhoon Maria made landfall just north of the populous city of...

 

On the morning of 7/9/18 the GPM Core Observatory satellite flew over powerful Typhoon Maria, observing a donut-shaped eyewall that is somewhat...

 

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