Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: TRMM satellite passed over Cristobal on Aug. 27 at 8:16 a.m. EDT. Several long rainbands of mostly light (indicated in blue) to moderate rain wrap mainly around the eastern side of the storm and are evidence of the storm's large cyclonic circulation.
Credit: SSAI/NASA, Hal Pierce
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