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Hurricane Ike

Hurricane Ike was the 5th hurricane of the 2008 Atlantic Hurricane Season. When it impacted Galveston, TX on September 13th, Ike was at a Category 2 intensity. The storm became the third most destructive in U.S. history. Seen in this visualization are Hurricanes Gustav (impacts Louisiana), Hanna (moves north near Florida), and Ike (impacts Texas). All storms are seen in a combination of both visible and infrared imagery from the GOES-12 satellite.

Hurricane Ike
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Keywords:hurricane, Ike, GOES
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