GPM Image of Gert (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption On Aug. 16 at 5:37 p.m. EDT the GPM core satellite found rain in storms on Hurricane Gert's extreme northeastern edge was falling at a rate of up to 2.8 inches (70.3 mm) per hour. In that area storm tops were found by GPM's radar (DPR Ku band) to reach up to 7.5 miles (12.1 km). Credit Credits: NASA/JAXA, Hal Pierce Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.