3D TRMM Satellite Image of March 5 Tornadic Storm (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption This 3-D slice through the tornadic storm over Louisiana on March 5 was captured using TRMM Precipitation Radar data. The image shows that one of these powerful tornadic thunderstorms had intense radar echoes reaching as high as 15km (~9.3 miles). Credit NASA/SSAI, Hal Pierce Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.