Hurricane Fred

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired this natural-color image of Fred off the west coast Africa at 11:15 a.m. Cabo Verde time (12:15 Universal Time) on August 31, 2015. Source: NASA

This Hurricane Formed Farther East Than Any Other Since Satellites Began Tracking Hurricanes

Elizabeth Borneman

A hurricane, dubbed Hurricane Fred, formed farther east than any other recorded hurricane since satellites began tracking such weather events