|Tropical Storm Dean|
Dean developed north of Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.
Dean then nearly dissipated near the Bahamas and later regenerated over
the warm waters of the Gulf Stream.
7 day average SST image from 21 August
(249 Kb) This image is derived from the average composite sea
surface temperature (SST) data over 7 days ending 21 August 2001. The
averaging is done to remove clouds. The temperature scale for the SST in
this image is 22 to 32 C.
The track of Dean is overlaid on this image.