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Category: Himawari-8

Super Typhoon Noul in the West Pacific Ocean

Following a period of rapid intensification, Super Typhoon Noul reached Category 5 strength late in the day on 09 May 2015 (ADT plot) as it slowly approached the northern tip of the Philippine island of Luzon. The Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA) positioned one of the Himawari-8 rapid-scan “target” areas over the... Read More