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Plan of the Day



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NOUS42 KNHC 271646
REPRPD
WEATHER RECONNAISSANCE FLIGHTS
CARCAH, NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER, MIAMI, FL.
1245 PM EDT SAT 27 AUGUST 2016
SUBJECT: TROPICAL CYCLONE PLAN OF THE DAY (TCPOD)
         VALID 28/1100Z TO 29/1100Z AUGUST 2016
         TCPOD NUMBER.....16-093

I.  ATLANTIC REQUIREMENTS
    1. SUSPECT AREA (STRAITS OF FLORIDA)
       FLIGHT ONE - NOAA 43           FLIGHT TWO - NOAA 43
       A. 28/1800Z                    A. 29/0530Z, 1130Z
       B. NOAA3 05EEA INVEST          B. NOAA3 0608A CYCLONE
       C. 28/1700Z                    C. 29/0430Z
       D. 24.3N 80.7W                 D. 25.0N 83.0W
       E. 28/1730Z TO 28/2230Z        E. 29/0500Z TO 29/1130Z
       F. SFC TO 15,000 FT            F. SFC TO 15,000 FT

    2. SUSPECT AREA (WEST OF BERMUDA)
       FLIGHT ONE - TEAL 71           FLIGHT TWO - TEAL 72
       A. 28/1800Z                    A. 29/1130Z
       B. AFXXX 01FFA INVEST          B. AFXXX 0209A CYCLONE
       C. 28/1430Z                    C. 29/0830Z
       D. 32.0N 71.0W                 D. 33.0N 74.0W
       E. 28/1730Z TO 28/2130Z        E. 29/1100Z TO 29/1430Z
       F. SFC TO 10,000 FT            F. SFC TO 10,000 FT

    3. SUCCEEDING DAY OUTLOOK:
       A. CONTINUE 6-HRLY FIXES ON SYSTEM IN GULF OF MEXICO
       IF IT DEVELOPS.
       B. CONTINUE 12-HRLY FIXES ON SYSTEM WEST OF BERMUDA IF
       IT DEVELOPS. 

    4. REMARKS:
       A. ALL PREVIOUS TASKING ON SYSTEM IN THE BAHAMAS
       WAS CANCELLED BY NHC AT 27/1145Z.
       B. GLOBAL HAWK RESEARCH MISSION AROUND HURRICANE GASTON       
       DEPARTING 28/2200Z. ALTITUDE 55,000 TO 65,000 FT.
       90 DROPS.

II. PACIFIC REQUIREMENTS
    1. NEGATIVE RECONNAISSANCE REQUIREMENTS.
    2. OUTLOOK FOR SUCCEEDING DAY.....NEGATIVE.
    3. ADDITIONAL DAY OUTLOOK: BEGIN 12 HRLY FIXES ON TROPICAL
    STORM MADELINE AT 30/18Z NEAR 19.6N 148.0W.

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