NASA's GPM found Gert strengthening into a hurricane

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 10:02 in Earth & Climate

NASA looked at the rainfall rates within Tropical Storm Gert as it continued to strengthen and found the most intense rainfall on the tropical cyclone's eastern side. Just over 12 hours later, Gert would strengthen into a hurricane. As Gert has strengthened, the storm began generating dangerous surf along the U.S. East coast.

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