In this animation, a surface of constant precipitation is colored by the value of the precipitation on the ground under the surface.

Satellite photos late Saturday show the hurricane has developed an eye. This Alberto didn't form until Aug. 3, 2000. Hurricane Alberto (2000) – a long-lasting Category 3 hurricane in the Atlantic which did not approach land. It is the longest-lived Atlantic tropical cyclone to form in August, and the third-longest lived of record in the Atlantic. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, subscribe to blogs, RSS feeds and podcasts, watch NASA TV live, or simply read about our mission to pioneer the future in space exploration, scientific discovery and aeronautics research. It started off the African coast, made a large loop in the middle of the ocean and ended as an extratropical cyclone near Iceland. Hurricane Alberto August 12, 2000 Hurricane Alberto was the longest lived tropical cyclone in the Atlantic for the month of August and third overall. The first tropical storm of the 2000 Atlantic Hurricane Season on Saturday became the first hurricane. Hurricane Alberto (4-23 August 2000) Track Map Position/Speed Summary Large Satellite View Zoomed IR Satellite View GOES-E IR Satellite Loop Tropical Depression Four (9-11 August 2000) Weather Underground provides tracking maps, 5-day forecasts, computer models, satellite imagery and detailed storm statistics for tracking and forecasting Major Hurricane Alberto Tracker.

A fly-in to Hurricane Alberto on August 8, 2000, showing the three-dimensional structure of the precipitation as measured by the Precipitation Radar instrument on TRMM. By most measures, tropical cyclone activity in the Atlantic hurricane basin was above average in the year 2000. It affected no landmasses and caused no known damage. 2000: Hurricane Alberto. Hurikán Alberto byl 3. bouří a 1. hurikánem atlantické hurikánové sezóny 2000.Zformoval se 3. srpna 2000 u pobřeží západní Afriky a rozptýlil se 26. srpna 2000 východně od Islandu.Hurikán Alberto byl nejdéle trvající bouří této hurikánové sezóny a 9. nejdéle trvající atlantickou bouří v historii (nejdéle trvající byl hurikán San Ciriaco roku 1899).

The 2000 hurricane season got off to a slow start.
Tropical Storm Alberto (2006) – made landfall about 50 miles southeast of Tallahassee, Florida, before causing minor damage and flooding in the Carolinas. NASA.gov brings you images, videos and interactive features from the unique perspective of America's space agency.

Like the previous three years before, this hurricane season got off to a slow start, but would slowly heat up as the season progressed with the development of Alberto, Gordon, and Isaac. Main article: Hurricane Alberto (2000) Alberto was a long-lived Cape Verde hurricane that remained at sea through its lifetime.
Alberto developed into a minimal hurricane Saturday afternoon after showing signs of not being well-organized earlier in the day. National Hurricane Center.