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Record Runoff into the Missouri Basin

This color-coded map shows rainfall anomalies in the western United States in May 2011. Rainfall in May contributed to record runoff into the Missouri River Basin in June 2011.

NASA Earth Observatory image by Jesse Allen, using near-real-time data provided courtesy of TRMM Science Data and Information System at Goddard Space Flight Center. Caption by Michon Scott.

Published July 24, 2011
Data acquired May 1 - 31, 2011