Monthly Status Reports (MSR)

October 28, 2016

GSFC Disaster Working Group, October 28th , 2016


  • Response Activities
    • Hurricane Matthew
    • Italy Earthquake
  • Meetings
    • Workshop to Develop a Portfolio of Low Latency Datasets for Time-Sensitive Applications, September 27-29th, 2016. Langley Research Center, Hampton VA
  • Trainings/Webinars
October 22, 2016

October Applied Sciences MSR Slides

  • GPM observed intense rainfall accumulation (left) as Matthew intensified and battered Hispaniola and Cuba
  • On Oct. 2nd (bottom left) GPM Core Observatory viewed a newly intensified Cat 4 storm south of Haiti, showing strong convection and heavy rainfall in the eye wall and rain bands
  • GPM’s Microwave Imager (bottom right) observed the storm going through eye wall replacement before impacting Florida as a Cat. 3. (Provided by MSFC SPoRT)
  • This data was provided to FEMA and NWS