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NASA Analyzes Hurricane Pali's Rainfall Rates
Description: Tropical storm Pali intensified late on Jan. 11 to become the earliest hurricane ever recorded in the Central Pacific Ocean. Warm ocean waters from El Nino supplied the extra energy needed for Pali to develop and prosper so early in the year. NASA's GPM core observatory got an inside look at the record-breaking hurricane while the Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible-light look at the storm from above. [Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center]
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Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Publish Date: 1/13/2016
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