Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: TRMM's Precipitation Radar (PR) data gathered above northeastern Texas on April 3, 8:33 p.m. CDT were used to provide a 3-D view of the intensity and vertical distribution of precipitation. PR data showed that some of the powerful storms within this area were pushing up to heights above about 8 miles (13 km).
Credit: (Credit: NASA/SSAI, Hal Pierce)
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