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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

NOAA's GOES-13 Satellite Captured An Image of Clouds Associated with the Strong Cold Front

Caption: A powerful cold front moving from the central United States to the East Coast wiped out spring-like temperatures and replaced them with winter-time temperatures. On Jan. 30 at 1825 UTC (1:25 p.m. EST), NOAA's GOES-13 satellite captured an image of clouds associated with the strong cold front. The visible GOES-13 image shows a line of clouds that stretch from Canada to the U.S. Gulf Coast and contain powerful thunderstorms with the potential to be severe.

Credit: Credit: NASA GOES Project

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