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TRMM Sees Chantal's Rainfall Rates

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Caption: On July 8, NASA's TRMM satellite saw Tropical Storm Chantal's heaviest rainfall happening at a rate of over 115.5 mm/hr. (~4.5 inches) near Chantal's center where thunderstorms reached heights of over 15 km (~9.3 miles).

Credit: NASA/SSAI, Hal Pierce

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