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Thunderstorms over Texas

Caption: A snapshot of the worldwide inventory of thunderstorms from NASA's Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission shows storms over Texas on April 30, 2004. The image shows raindrops or larger ice particles that have been carried aloft by strong rising air currents in the storms. Blue, green and red correspond to low, moderate, and high heights, respectively.

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