Taiwan Province of China: Cumulative rainfall from Typhoon Mindulle (4 Jul 2004)

Map
from National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Published on 04 Jul 2004
Image courtesy Hal Pierce (SSAI/NASA GSFC)

Image captured from the The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite, a joint mission between NASA and the Japanese space agency JAXA. The U.S. Navy's Joint Typhoon Warning Center use TRMM data operationally in forecasting the intensities and pathways of severe storms in the Pacific.