August 27, 2013
This animation/flyby from NASA’s TRMM satellite shows Fernand’s rainfall rates on Aug. 26 after the storm made landfall in eastern Mexico. The red areas indicate heavy rainfall.
Credit: SSAI/NASA, Hal Pierce
Topics: Weather, Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission, Japanese space program, Spaceflight, Typhoons, Atlantic hurricane season, Pacific typhoon season, Pacific ocean, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Disaster Accident