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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 typically one of the rainiest months of the year, the rainfall totals in these two weeks are truly impressive and far above typical for this region and season. NASA's satellite-based near-realtime precipitation-estimation algorithm reports over 30 inches (760 mm) of accumulation during this period in isolated locations just off the coast of Syria...
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)...

 

GPM Flies Over Flooding Rainfall in Washington DC
Washington DC experienced extreme rainfall the morning of July 8th, 2019 when a cluster of slow-moving thunderstorms moving through the area tapped...

 

NASA Reveals Heavy Rainfall in Tropical Cyclone Fani
Satellite data revealed heavy rainfall in powerful Tropical Cyclone Fani before it made landfall in northeastern India. Fani brought that soaking...

 

GPM Flies Over Developing Tropical Storm Idai Twice
Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai started as a tropical depression on the 4th of March, 2019, off the coast of Mozambique. After making landfall over...

 

GPM Examines Weakening Tropical Cyclone Kenanga
Tropical cyclone Kenanga has started to weaken as predicted. The GPM core observatory satellite had an excellent view of Kenanga on December 20,...

 

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