Gallery Menu

Browse by Application

Hurricane Maria, Tropical Storm Lee and Tropical Depression Eighteen-E

Hurricane Maria, Tropical Storm Lee and Tropical Depression Eighteen-E Image ID 2303
Acquisition date 23-Sep-2017
Over head time 21:00:00
Satellite Sensor goes-east
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Hurricane Maria tracks north, north-westwards approximately 285 miles east of Great Abaco Island, Bahamas as a Category 3 storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 100 knots (115.2 mph) and gusts of 120 knots (138.2 mph). Tropical Storm Lee moves in a north, north-westerly direction over the central Atlantic about 875 miles east of Bermuda with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 40 knots (46.1 mph) and gusts of 50 knots (57.6 mph). Tropical Depression Eighteen-E tracks north, north-westwards with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 30 knots (34.6 mph) and gusts of 40 knots (46.1 mph) around 75 miles west, south-west of Manzanillo, Mexico.

View image: small | medium | large