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NASA's Aqua Satellite Infrared View of Powerful Thunderstorms

Caption: On April 29 at 3:41 a.m. EDT, NASA's Aqua satellite's infrared data showed very high, powerful thunderstorms (purple) in the frontal system that generated more tornadoes.

Credit: NASA/JPL, Ed Olsen

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