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NASA satellite found Post-Tropical Storm Alpha fizzle over Portugal and Spain

Former Subtropical Storm Alpha was a short-lived storm that formed and fizzled within 24 hours. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite found the remnants of former Subtropical storm Alpha spreading over Portugal and northwestern Spain.
Tags: Science, Spain, Nasa, Portugal, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA


NASA sees Wilfred degenerate into a trough

Former Tropical Storm Wilfred weakened in the Central Atlantic Ocean and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image after the storm became a trough or elongated area of low pressure.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Wilfred, Central Atlantic Ocean


NASA-NOAA satellite sees tropical depression 22 strengthening in gulf of Mexico

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided an infrared image of Tropical Depression 22 in the Gulf of Mexico during the early morning hours of Sept. 18. TD22 is expected to become a tropical storm, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC).
Tags: Science, Mexico, Gulf of Mexico, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite finds tropical storm Noul fading over Laos

Tropical Storm Noul made landfall in central Vietnam on Sept. 17 and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured an image of the storm over Laos. Noul was weakening as it moves toward Thailand where it is forecast to dissipate.
Tags: Science, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Laos Noul


Nasa-NOAA satellite catches nighttime view of major hurricane Teddy

An early morning infrared image of Hurricane Teddy taken from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite shows the proximity of the strengthening hurricane to the Lesser Antilles island chain and Puerto Rico. Teddy is a major hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Saffir Simpson, Lesser Antilles, Puerto Rico Teddy


NASA-NOAA satellite finds a strengthening tropical storm Noul NASA-NOAA's Suom

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the South China Sea and captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Noui as it continued to organize and intensify.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, South China Sea, NASA NOAA


NASA sees tropical storm Karina's night moves

Tropical Storm Karina was making night moves like the old Bob Seger song. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided an infrared image of Tropical Storm Karina's nighttime movement as it moved away from the Baja California peninsula of Mexico. Infrared data showed the storm was weakening.
Tags: Science, Mexico, Nasa, Suomi NPP, Bob Seger, Baja California, NASA NOAA, Karina


A NASA-NOAA nighttime view finds a slightly better organized tropical storm Karina

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided an infrared look at Tropical Storm Karina in the Eastern Pacific Ocean that gave forecasters a nighttime view of the storm. It revealed a slightly more organized tropical storm.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Karina, Eastern Pacific Ocean


NASA-NOAA satellite's "night vision" find wind shear battering Tropical Storm Vicky

Infrared imagery is like having night vision, and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a nighttime view of Tropical Storm Vicky that revealed outside winds are weakening the storm.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Vicky


NASA night-time image shows Hurricane Paulette's large eye approach Bermuda

Night-time imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite showed Hurricane Paulette's large eye approaching the island of Bermuda. A Hurricane Warning is in effect for Bermuda.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, Bermuda, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA satellite helps confirm Teddy now a record-setting tropical storm

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided an infrared image of Tropical Depression 20 in that helped confirm it organized and strengthened into Tropical Storm Teddy. Teddy, which has broken a hurricane season record, is expected to become a major hurricane later in the week, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC).
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA satellite sees new Tropical Storm Rene drenching Cabo Verde islands

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a visible image of the latest tropical cyclone in the North Atlantic hurricane season. Tropical Storm Rene was bringing tropical-storm force winds and rain to the Cabo Verde Islands.
Tags: Science, North Atlantic, Suomi NPP, Cabo Verde, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA satellite tracking record-breaking Tropical Storm Paulette

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a visible image of Tropical Storm Paulette as it tracked through the Central North Atlantic Ocean on Sept. 8, 2020. Paulette, like some other tropical storms this year, has broken a season record.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Paulette, Central North Atlantic Ocean


NASA satellite finds Haishen now a super typhoon

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Philippine Sea on Sept. 4, 2020 and provided a visible image of Haishen that had strengthened into a super typhoon.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Philippine Sea, Haishen


NASA finds Maysak becoming extra-tropical

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a visible image of former Typhoon Maysak, now an extra-tropical storm. Wind shear continued pushing the bulk of the storm's clouds to the northwest.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Maysak


NOAA-NASA satellite reveals burn scars from Elkhorn Fire in California

Imagery from the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA/NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite highlights the burn scars from the Elkhorn Fire in northern California on Sep. 01, 2020. This false-color image of the firescape made by using the reflective solar bands on Suomi NPP highlights those areas which have been burned.
Tags: Science, California, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, NOAA NASA, Elkhorn


NASA-NOAA satellite catches Hurricane Nana making landfall under cover of night

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a nighttime look at Hurricane Nana just after it began making landfall in Belize.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA satellite tracking Typhoon Maysak's approach to landfall

Typhoon Maysak was moving north through the East China Sea early on Sept. 2 when NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed overhead and captured a visible image of the storm approaching landfall in South Korea.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, East China Sea, Maysak


NASA catches formation of Atlantic's record-breaking 15th tropical storm

Tropical Depression 15 strengthened into a tropical storm late on Sept. 1, 2020 and was renamed Omar. Visible imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite was compiled into an animation that showed the system's formation and strengthening.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Atlantic, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA satellite provides a nighttime view of new Atlantic tropical depression

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a nighttime view of the Atlantic Ocean hurricane season's latest tropical cyclone off the coast of North Carolina. Ocean swells from the depression are affecting coastal North Carolina today, Sept. 1.
Tags: Science, Atlantic, North Carolina, Suomi NPP, Atlantic Ocean, NASA NOAA, North Carolina Ocean


NASA-NOAA satellite nighttime imagery tracks Tropical Depression Laura over US

A new animation of nighttime imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite followed the path of former Hurricane Laura from its landfall in southwestern Louisiana to its movement over the Mississippi Valley.
Tags: Science, US, Louisiana, Suomi NPP, Laura, NASA NOAA


A nighttime view of Tropical Storm Hernan from a NASA-NOAA satellite

Nighttime imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite revealed the Eastern Pacific Ocean's Tropical Storm Hernan along the coast of western Mexico. By the weekend, Hernan is expected to absorb nearby Tropical Storm Iselle.
Tags: Science, Mexico, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Eastern Pacific Ocean, HernAn


NASA nighttime image shows a weaker Genevieve moving away from Mexico

Nighttime imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite found the center of now Tropical Storm Genevieve moving along the coast of the Baja California, Mexico peninsula and further away from land. The storm is weakening rapidly from several factors. It is expected to be a remnant low-pressure area by Saturday, Aug. 21.
Tags: Science, Mexico, Nasa, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Genevieve, Baja California Mexico


NASA nighttime imagery finds Tropical Storm Laura developing  

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a nighttime view of Tropical Depression 13 early on Aug. 21. By 11 a.m. EDT, it had strengthened into Tropical Storm Laura.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, Laura, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite snaps Tropical Storm Higos' landfall

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a visible image of the landfall of Tropical Storm Higos on Aug. 18.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA


NASA-NOAA satellite provides overnight watch on hurricane Genevieve

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite kept an eye on Hurricane Genevieve overnight and provided infrared imagery to forecasters who were monitoring the storm's strength, structure and size. Because Genevieve is close to the coast of western Mexico, warnings and watches were still in effect.
Tags: Science, Mexico, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Genevieve


NASA-NOAA satellite snaps image of tropical storm Higos in South China Sea

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the South China Sea and captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Higos. Higos is headed for landfall in southeastern China.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, South China Sea, NASA NOAA


NASA finds wind shear affecting Tropical Storm Josephine

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a visible image of Tropical Storm Josephine east of the Lesser Antilles island chain. Suomi NPP revealed that Josephine was being affected by wind shear.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Josephine


NASA finds wind shear making Tropical Depression 10E struggle

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with a visible image of a struggling Tropical Depression 10E in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Wind shear is preventing the storm from intensifying into a tropical storm.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Eastern Pacific Ocean Wind


NASA-NOAA satellite nighttime imagery helps confirm Elida now post-tropical

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a night-time image of Elida in the Eastern Pacific Ocean that helped confirm the storm had weakened to a post-tropical cyclone.
Tags: Science, Suomi NPP, NASA NOAA, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Elida