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The weather forecaster on your evening news shows an image of a hurricane forming off the coast of Florida How did he most likely get the image?


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August 22, 2014 11:14PM

Meteorologists get the image of a hurricane from satellite photos. By putting several hours of satellite pictures into motion, they can gather information on the track and development of the tropical cyclone.