Hurricane Katrina as seen by NOAA satellite

Hurricane Katrina shortly after landfall, August 29, 2005, as captured by NOAA's GOES-12 weather satellite.

NOAA forecasters track hurricanes using real-time data from NOAA’s polar orbiting and geostationary weather satellites, as well as ocean and coastal observing systems and land-based radars. To view more satellite images of Hurricane Katrina, visit (Credit: NOAA)
Originally uploaded in CLEAN:Teaching Climate and Energy.

Image 145384 is a 99 by 100 pixel WebP
Uploaded: Feb6 17

Last Modified: 2017-02-06 17:08:01
Permanent URL:

Modified from NOAA
This item is in the public domain
and maybe reused freely without restriction.