Hurricane Frances was the second hurricane to hit Florida during the 2004 hurricane season. This set of images shows the progression of the hurricane as it approached Florida from the Atlantic Ocean. Note: Hurricane Frances on 2004 Sep 03 18:24 UTC. Animator: Eric Sokolowsky (GST), Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST). Scientist: Jacques Descloitres (NASA/GSFC). Platforms/Sensors/Data Sets: Aqua/MODIS, Terra/MODIS.