Tropical Cyclone Fari
February 15, 2013
Tropical Cyclone Fari, located approximately 200 miles east of Antananarivo, Madagascar, is moving to the southwest at 12 mph. Packing maximum sustained winds of 46 mph with gusts to 58 mph, Fari is expected to briefly intensify and then quickly weaken as its center moves closer to land. Visit the MODIS Rapid Response Team for a copy of this scene at MODIS' full resolution of 250 meters per pixel. Credit: Image courtesy Jeffrey Schmaltz, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team at NASA GSFC.