Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: On Aug. 25 TRMM saw that Cristobal's center was rain-free because of wind shear. The most intense rain, falling at over 159.3 mm/6.3 inches per hour in a line of storms that was located well to the northeast of Cristobal's center.
Credit: Image Credit: NASA/SSAI, Hal Pierce
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