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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 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...

 

GPM IMERG Analyzes Rainfall from Powerful Typhoon Prapiroon
The image above shows estimates of accumulated rainfall using IMERG (Integrated Multi-satellitE Retrievals for GPM) data formed during the period...

 

GPM Views Super Typhoon Maria Near Guam
View full screen in STORM Event Viewer. Rapidly intensifying after its genesis near Guam, Super Typhoon Maria featured winds near 130 knots...

 

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