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Winds - Measuring ocean winds from space
February 17, 2015
The PO.DAAC is pleased to announce the release of the "RapidScat Level 2B Ocean Wind Vectors in 12.5km Slice Composites" dataset produced by the RapidScat Science Data Systems Team at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). read this article

February 2, 2015
Tropical Cyclone Eunice has been spinning around in the Southern Indian Ocean for the last week and by Feb. 1 as NASA's Terra satellite passed overhead, the storm was transitioning into an extra-tropical cyclone. read this article

January 28, 2015
On Jan. 28, 2015 2:41 to 4:14 UTC, RapidScat saw the nor'easter's strongest winds (red) just off-shore from eastern Cape Cod, sustained between 25 m/s (90 kph/55.9 mph) and 30 meters (108 kph/67.1 mph). read this article

January 26, 2015
Tropical Cyclone Chedza formed last week in the Mozambique Channel (So. Indian Ocean), Tropical Cyclone Niko has been gaining strength for a few days in the South Pacific Ocean and is moving towards the Society Islands. read this article

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