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(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Former Tropical Storm Nakri strengthened into a Typhoon in the South China Sea on Nov. 8, 2019. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the region and found Nakri appeared more circular and more organized.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Halong continued to weaken and is transitioning into an extra-tropical cyclone. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image of the less organized storm.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Bay of Bengal, Northern Indian Ocean and found that Tropical Storm Matmo was positioned in the center of that body of water.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over Tropical Storm Nakri and captured a visible image of the storm in the South China Sea. Although the bulk of the storm was not over any land areas, Nakri’s southwestern quadrant was over the island of Kalayaan, Palawan.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Typhoon Halong has packed quite a punch and imagery from NASA’s Terra satellite found that the storm resembled a boxing glove.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) When NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the Northern Indian Ocean, water vapor data provided information about the intensity of Tropical Cyclone Maha.