Tropical Storm Alex

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Contributions by: Dakota Smith

Satellite imagery of this event:

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Alex’s Journey from the Yucatan Peninsula to the Open Atlantic

Description:

Alex sluggishly strengthening into a tropical storm and quickly dissipating into a post-tropical low.


Phenomena: Tropical Cyclones Extratropical Transition

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor

Instrument: ABI

Alex Transitions to Post Tropical over Atlantic

Description:

Alex transitions from a tropical storm to a post tropical storm over the North Atlantic Ocean.


Satellite: GOES-16

Product: Visible (band 2)

Storms within Potential Tropical Cyclone One Over Florida

Description:

Storms within Potential Tropical Cyclone One bring storms and flooding rains to south Florida.


Phenomena: Tropical Cyclones

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor GLM Group Energy Density

Instrument: ABI GLM

Potential Tropical Cyclone One Moves Over Florida

Description:

A broad view of Potential Tropical Cyclone One bringing tropical convection to south Florida.


Phenomena: Tropical Cyclones

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: Infrared (band 11)

Instrument: ABI

Lightning within Potential Tropical Cyclone One

Description:

Abundant lightning within Potential Tropical Cyclone One’s deep convection.


Phenomena: Tropical Cyclones

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GLM Group Energy Density Visible (band 2)

Instrument: ABI GLM

Potential Tropical Cyclone One Named in Gulf of Mexico

Description:

A broad area of convection is named Potential Tropical Cyclone One in the southern Gulf of Mexico


Phenomena: Tropical Cyclones

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor GLM Group Energy Density

Instrument: ABI GLM