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Hurricane Gonzalo in the Atlantic Ocean | by NASA Goddard Photo and Video
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Hurricane Gonzalo in the Atlantic Ocean

On Oct. 16 at 17:45 UTC NASA's Terra satellite captured this image of Hurricane Gonzalo in the Atlantic Ocean.

 

Image Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team--

 

NASA and NOAA satellites have been providing continuous coverage of Hurricane Gonzalo as it moves toward Bermuda.

 

NASA's Terra satellite saw thunderstorms wrapped tightly around the center with large bands of thunderstorms wrapping into it. NOAA's GOES-East satellite provided and "eye-opening" view of Gonzalo, still a Category 4 hurricane on Oct. 16.

 

A hurricane warning is in effect for Bermuda and that means that hurricane conditions are expected within the warning area, meaning the entire island.

 

Read more: www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/gonzalo-atlantic-ocean/index...

 

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Uploaded on October 17, 2014