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Severe Storms

Florence Inundates the Carolinas
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Florence Inundates the Carolinas

As the Carolinas flood from Hurricane Florence, NASA is providing valuable information for rescue and recovery efforts.

Published Sep 19, 2018

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Mangkhut Swamps Luzon
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Mangkhut Swamps Luzon

Northern Luzon took a direct hit from the super typhoon, bringing disastrous winds and rainfall.

Published Sep 18, 2018

Atmosphere Floods Severe Storms

Typhoon Mangkhut Reaches Luzon
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Typhoon Mangkhut Reaches Luzon

The super typhoon made landfall on the northernmost island in the Philippine archipelago.

Published Sep 16, 2018

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The Complex Evolution of Florence’s Winds
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The Complex Evolution of Florence’s Winds

The hurricane is among the longest-lived cyclones of 2018, and the storm’s winds had plenty of time to rage and ease as they ran into different environmental conditions.

Published Sep 15, 2018

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A View Inside Hurricane Florence
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A View Inside Hurricane Florence

Though flying in a lowered orbit, twelve-year-old CloudSat continues to deliver impressive science data that reveals the vertical structure of clouds.

Published Sep 14, 2018

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