Images: Hurricane Ophelia swamps Carolinas

Images: Hurricane Ophelia swamps Carolinas

Summary: The eye of Hurricane Ophelia is meandering off the coast of North Carolina dumping inches of rain.

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    Hurricane Ophelia as seen from a window in the International Space Station.

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    The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) shows the rainfall from Ophelia on Sept. 11, when it was rated as a tropical storm. The blue columns indicate areas that were hit by more than a quarter-inch of rain per hour, green indicates more than a half-inch per hour, yellow more than an inch per hour and red more than two inches per hour.

  • The rain gets more intense as the storm approaches land. As in the image on the preceding page, the blue columns indicate areas that were hit by more than a quarter-inch of rain per hour, green indicates more than a half-inch per hour, yellow more than an inch per hour and red more than two inches per hour.

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