An area of strong thunderstorms in the Atlantic is facing some challenges on Wednesday on its path to development.
A disturbance in the central Atlantic ocean is poised to become the third tropical cyclone of the 2014 season.
Capital Weather Gang meteorologist Angela Fritz accepts the challenge and goes "inside the hurricane" at the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel.
Weather could have played a role in the crash of a TransAsia passenger jet in Taiwan on Wednesday.
Matmo is making landfall in Taiwan with battering, 100+ mph winds and strong thunderstorms.
Tropical Depression Two would have to overcome the odds in order to survive in the hostile Atlantic conditions.
Rammasun is one of the strongest typhoons on record to make landfall in mainland China, bringing torrential rains and 155 mph winds.
Typhoon Rammasun defies forecasts as it rapidly strengthens on its approach to southeast China.
A last-minute weakening of the storm prevented Manila from seeing the worst possible damage as it passed south of the City. Rammasun targets China next.
Typhoon Rammasun has made landfall in the Philippines and is tracking toward Manila. The typhoon is expected to strengthen again over the South China Sea.