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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

TRMM Image of Faxai

Caption: The TRMM satellite data showed rainfall rates increased to 107 mm/~4.2 inches per hour (red) in some convective storms within System 93W on Feb. 27. Some thunderstorms reached altitudes of up to 15.5km/~9.6 miles.

Credit: Image Credit: SSAI/NASA, Hal Pierce

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