Sept. 08, 2014 – NASA Catches the End of Tropical Depression 14W
Tropical Depression 14W was a short-lived storm that only lasted through four bulletins from the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. NASA’s Aqua satellite captured infrared data on the storm’s cloud top temperatures as it passed over China’s Hainan Island and headed toward a final landfall in mainland China.
Born in the South China Sea it made landfall in southeastern China on September 8. The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder instrument called AIRS that flies aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite captured infrared data on the storm on September 7 at 1:59 a.m....
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