GPM passes over weakening Hurricane John

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phys.org—The Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core observatory satellite provided very good coverage of hurricane John when it passed above the eye of the tropical cyclone on August 8, 2018. GPM found heavy rainfall within the large hurricane.

Former Hurricane John weakens off Mexico’s Baja peninsula. Former Hurricane John weakened to a tropical storm in the Pacific on Thursday, but was still bringing high surf to the southern part of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, where officials had closed ports and schools closed as a precaution.