NASA catches Tropical Depression Leepi nearing landfall

phys.org | 8/15/2018 | Staff
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Tropical Depression Leepi was nearing landfall in southern South Korea on Aug. 15, when NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite flew overhead.

The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible image of Leepi a shapeless Tropical Depression. Limited convection and clouds are being pushed to the south of the center from northerly vertical wind shear.

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On Aug. 15 at 5 a.m. EDT...
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