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TRMM Sees 12E

Caption: On Thursday, Sept. 5 at 4:20 a.m. EDT, NASA's TRMM satellite saw moderate rainfall in newborn Tropical Depression 12E off the southwestern coast of Mexico. Some thunderstorms around the center top 15 km/9.3 miles high, indicating strengthening was likely.

Credit: Image Credit: SSAI/NASA, Hal Pierce

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Related news release: NASA sees 'hot towers' in newborn Tropical Depression 12e hinting at intensification


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