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Rain Associated with Tropical Storm Maria was Limited

Caption: On Oct. 18 at 0845 UTC (4:45 a.m. EDT), NASA's TRMM satellite saw that rain associated with Tropical Storm Maria was limited to east of the storm's center, and was light to moderate (pictured in green and blue) and falling at a rate between .78 to 1.57 inches/20 to 40 mm per hour.

Credit: SSAI/NASA, Hal Pierce

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