Latest Hurricane Hernan Stories

Warming Cloud Tops Indicating Tropical Storm Tony Weakening Seen By NASA
2012-10-26 08:24:20

In a tropical cyclone, strong uplift of air pushes the tops of thunderstorms high into the troposphere.

Stubborn Nadine Intensifies Into A Hurricane Again Seen By NASA
2012-09-28 13:32:44

Infrared data from NASA's Aqua satellite today, Sept. 28, revealed strong convection and thunderstorms have built up again in Tropical Storm Nadine as it moved over warm waters in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean.

Post-Tropical Cyclone Lane Fizzles In A Blanket Of Low Clouds Seen By NASA
2012-09-19 12:55:21

Former Hurricane Lane has fizzled and its remnant circulation was spotted in a blanket of low clouds in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

Short Life Of Tropical Depression John Seen By NASA
2012-09-04 15:33:13

Tropical Storm John had about one day of fame in the Eastern Pacific.

2010-06-25 07:09:31

Infrared imagery provides forecasters with a look at the temperature of cloud tops in tropical cyclones, sea surface and land surface temperatures and more.

2008-09-04 09:00:03

Tropical Storm Josephine intensified overnight over the central Atlantic Ocean, forecasters at the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]