NASA Satellites Show Hurricane Irma Hitting Florida

15 Septembre, 2017, 07:31 | Author: Come Portier
  • NASA images show the aftermath of Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma crept toward the southwestern coast of Florida on Sunday (Sept. 10), NASA satellites provided views of the epic storm from space.

The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image of Hurricane Jose and its cloud-filled eye on September 10 at 1:12 p.m. EDT (1712 UTC). NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible look at the storm, while the GPM satellite provided a deeper look under the high clouds that were covering the eye. You can see the latest satellite videos of Hurricane Irma here.

The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image of Hurricane Jose and showed that the eye had become cloud-filled eye on September 10 at 1:12 p.m. EDT (1712 UTC).

NASA and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's Global Precipitation Measurement mission (GPM) core satellite got a closer look at what was happening with the eye.

Irish champion greyhound Clonbrien Hero tests positive for cocaine
I've been training greyhounds for over 30 years and now I'm accused of doping them. Mr Holland did not comment when contacted by the Irish Independent .

End of the road for 10-year-old diesel vehicles in NCR
Therefore, the government wanted the ban to be extended to diesel vehicles older than 15 years instead. NGT dismisses Centre's plea seeking modification of its ban order on diesel vehicles.

Power to step down as Fortescue CEO
The company remains confident in the quality of internal and external candidates and expects its long-term succession plan will continue Fortescue's legacy.

At 11 a.m. EDT on September 11, the National Hurricane Center noted that a Storm Surge Warning is in effect for South Santee River southward to the Flagler/Volusia County line, Florida; from north of Bonita Beach to the Ochlockonee River and for Tampa Bay.

On the previous day, NASA's Aqua satellite also provided another view of the storm, measuring cloud top temperatures of clouds around and extending outward from the eye. Irma remains a large tropical cyclone. On Saturday, the storm was downgraded to a Category 3 hurricane after passing over the northern coast of Cuba, but it regained strength after passing over warm ocean waters overnight. Some cloud top temperatures in strong storms were as cold as minus 63 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 53 degrees Celsius). Some of the heavier rainfall may produce flash flooding. Max had become a hurricane at 7 a.m. CDT on September 14. That's about 55 miles (85 km) southwest of Acapulco, Mexico. Max was moving toward the east near 6 miles per hour (9 kph). Jose is then expected to move slowly toward the east and southeast Tuesday into Wednesday, making a loop.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 65 miles per hour (100 kph) with higher gusts. Steady weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours. After Max formed as a tropical storm, it appeared to have two "tails". The estimated minimum central pressure is 992 millibars.



Water board fined $50K for black discharge at Niagara Falls
Andrew Cuomo said Thursday. "I want the NFWB to know under no uncertain terms, this will not be tolerated", Cuomo said. Cuomo said the discharges were the result of a lack of training and improper operating systems.

Cologne captain positive ahead of Arsenal clash - Don't expect an easy game!
The Reds have shipped eight goals in just four Premier League matches to date and both teams to score looks a lock at 19/20. "If you are going to get knocked out, you are better off doing it early on so you can concentrate on the other trophies".

Amber Tamblyn, James Woods continue Twitter spat
In the letter, she details her encounter with Woods and provides the context that, at the time, she wasn't at all a known actress. I had just gotten my driver's license and very specifically remember my nervousness trying to park in the diner parking lot.

Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation (NasdaqGM:AGTC) EBITDA Yield & Shareholder Return Update
Cornerstone Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Corp invested 0% of its portfolio in Applied Genetic Technologies Corp (NASDAQ:AGTC). Based on data provided from analysts polled by Thomson Reuters, Curis, Inc. has a current consensus target price of 4.75.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc
Aviva Public Ltd Co owns 52,728 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. 4,600 were accumulated by Advisor Prns Ltd Liability Corp. Nicholas Investment Prtn Ltd Partnership has invested 0.41% in United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL). (NASDAQ:ENOC).

Security guard admits to lying about school shooting
However, Ahlers was arrested Wednesday and issued a misdemeanor citation for his false racially charged claim, the report says. Catherine placed Ahlers on paid leave of absence September 13 during the investigation for the alleged shooter.

What is it? Sea animal washes up on shore after Hurricane Harvey
Hurricane Harvey deposited a unusual lump of flesh on a Texas beach, and it left many wondering what is it and if it is real. She snapped a few photos and then turned to Twitter for help identifying this beastly looking creature.

IShares Core MSCI Total International Stock ETF (IXUS) Awesome Oscillator Trending Higher
Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. Investors and traders may be looking to figure out if a stock is trending before employing a specific trading strategy.

U.S. wants NAFTA five-year sunset provision -Commerce's Ross
Ross has backed the idea of a "sunset provision" in trade agreements before, including during his confirmation hearing. Mexico's ambassador, Gerónimo Gutiérrez, said his country's view is "exactly the same - it's all about certainty".

IPhone 8 with camera, display, speaker upgrades
Apple also unveiled the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at the event, which are upgraded versions of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus . Both the devices support 3D Touch, and both of them have plenty of bezels on top, bottom, and sides.