South Atlantic cyclone off the coast of Uruguay

February 5th, 2021 |

GOES-16

GOES-16 “Red” Visible (0.64 µm) images [click to play animation | MP4]

GOES-16 (GOES-East) “Red” Visible (0.64 µm) images (above) showed a cyclone (surface analyses) moving off the coast of Uruguay on 05 February 2021. What appeared to be an eye-like feature developed at the storm center toward the end of the day.

A toggle between VIIRS True Color RGB images from Suomi NPP and NOAA-20 as viewed using RealEarth (below) provided a larger scale perspective of the cyclone.

VIIRS True Color RGB images from Suomi NPP and NOAA-20 [click to enlarge]

VIIRS True Color RGB images from Suomi NPP and NOAA-20 [click to enlarge]