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GPM IMERG Measures Rainfall Accumulation from Hurricane Dorian in the Caribbean
Hurricane Dorian is packing heavy rain as it moves toward the Bahamas as predicted by NOAA’s NHC or National Hurricane Center. NASA's GPM mission recently analyzed the storm and found heavy rainfall in the storm as it passed through the Caribbean. This image shows estimated rainfall accumulations for the region affected by Hurricane Dorian over the 24 hour period of Aug.27 11:59 UTC to Aug. 28 11:59 UTC. The imagery was generated using the Integrated Multi-satEllite Retrievals for GPM (IMERG...
Songda becomes a Super Typhoon
As predicted, Typhoon Songda intensified and was a super typhoon with wind speeds estimated at over 130 kts ( ~145 mph) when the TRMM satellite...

 

TMI image of Typhoon Songda
Typhoon Songda was east of the Philippines when the TRMM satellite had an early evening view on 25 May 2011 at 0903 UTC. Both TRMM's Microwave...

 

Tropical Storm Four Forms in the Pacific
The TRMM satellite flew over rapidly forming TS04W in the western Pacific on 20 May 2011 at 0037 UTC (~10:37 AM LOCAL TIME). This daylight TRMM...

 

TRMM image of tropical storm over the Philippenes
Tropical storm AERE was the first tropical cyclone to hit the Philippines in 2011 and was responsible for the deaths of least 22 people. AERE,...

 

TRMM image of rainfall over the US
A combination of heavy rains and a large snow melt has put parts of the central US at risk for record flooding this spring with several...

 

Tropical Cyclones over Australia
TRMM-based, near-real time Multi-satellite Precipitation Analysis (TMPA), data were used in the analysis above to show rainfall contributed by...

 

Visualization of Tropical Cyclone Errol
The South Indian Ocean tropical cyclone season is nearing it's end but another tropical cyclone called ERROL has developed northwest of...

 

Precipitation radar image of tropical cyclone over the coral sea
The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite was placed into its low-earth orbit in November of 1997. Its primary mission has been to...

 

TRMM image of Western Australia Affected by Tropical Cyclone 20
On 3 April 2011 at 2250 UTC the TRMM satellite revealed that dissipating tropical cyclone TWENTY was still generating a few moderate...

 

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