Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Storm Kong-Rey on Aug. 27 at 0515 UTC and saw the northern quadrant had the weakest area of thunderstorm development as a result of northeasterly wind shear, while the southern and western quadrants had strong thunderstorms.
Credit: Image Credit: NRL/NASA
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