Hurricane Georges

Data derived from NOAA GOES satellite. Images by Dennis Chesters, Marit Jentoft-Nilsen, Craig Mayhew, and Hal Pierce, Laboratory for Atmospheres, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

[thumbnail] 1998 September 24
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Hurricane Georges battering the Gulf Coast on September 28, 1998.

[thumbnail] 1998 September 24
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Hurricane Georges approaching Florida on September 24, 1998.

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1998 September 24
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1998 September 23
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Perspective views of Hurricane Georges nearing Florida during September 1998. A QuickTime movie of the approach is also available (1 MB).

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These images of Hurricane Georges show the hurricane at two different times: 1998 September 22 1245 UTC and September 24 1902 UTC. The red line shows the past and projected future track of the hurricane.

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1998 September 23
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These images of Hurricane Georges show the hurricane at three different times.

[thumbnail] 1998 September 27
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Hurricane Georges in the Gulf of Mexico on September 27, 1998.

[thumbnail] 1998 September 22
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Hurricane Georges hits Hispaniola Island (Haiti and Dominican Republic) in the West Indies on September 22, 1998.

[thumbnail] 1998 September 21
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Hurricane Georges hits Puerto Rico on September 21, 1998.

[thumbnail] 1998 September 19
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Hurricane Georges approaching the West Indies on September 19, 1998.