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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...
Rare Subtropical Storm Forms Off the Coast of Chile
This past week, something rather unusual happened off the coast of Chile: a rare subtropical storm formed in the Southeast Pacific Ocean. Cyclone...

 

Potential Eastern Pacific Tropical Cyclone Viewed By GPM
The Eastern Pacific hurricane season officially starts on May 15, 2018. A low pressure center located well to the southwest of the Baja California...

 

NASA's IMERG Shows Devastating Rainfall Over East Africa
Heavy seasonal rainfall has recently caused flooding in Kenya resulting in displacement of over 244,000. This deluge follows the severe drought that...

 

Developing Severe Weather Examined By GPM
Until yesterday tornado alley was experiencing a drought of spring tornadoes. The eighteen tornadoes reported in the area yesterday may be a sign of...

 

GPM Satellite Views Tropical Cyclone FLAMBOYAN's Rainfall
Tropical cyclone FLAMBOYAN formed in the middle of the South Indian Ocean well to the west of Australia on April 28, 2018. Today FLAMBOYAN's wind...

 

GPM Satellite Sees Storms Over Israel
An upper level low generated stormy weather for a few days as it moved through the southeastern Mediterranean. Heavy rainfall in these storms...

 

GPM Sees Tropical Cyclone Fakir Forming Near Madagascar
The southwest Indian Ocean cyclone season started on November 15, 2017 and will officially end on April 30, 2018. A tropical cyclone labeled FAKIR by...

 

GPM Data Used to Evaluate Hawaii's Flooding Rainfall
A low pressure trough moving slowly westward through the northwestern Hawaiian Islands caused destructive flooding and mudslides over the past...

 

GPM Catches Line of Strong Storms Responsible For Tornadoes in Eastern U.S.
Yesterday, Sunday April 15th, a line of strong storms at one point stretched from the Florida Straits below the Florida Keys all the way up the East...

 

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