Tropical Cyclone Funso
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Tropical Cyclone Funso

January 15, 2013
A close-up visible image of Tropical Cyclone Funso on January 25. Note how the western eyewall appears to be sloped as you ascend from the east to the west. This is likely a scan angle effect since the center of the VIIRS swath was a few hundred kilometers to the east of the storm, but it's also possible that the inner vortex is tilted to the west. Credit: NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/RAMMB and the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere

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