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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC SAT SEP 09 2017

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
KATIA [13L]                       09/1200 UTC          20N 98W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 90MM AT 21N 98W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 20MM AT 21N 98W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W  96W- 95W
22N-23N   0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
21N-22N   0-  0     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
20N-21N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0
19N-20N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
18N-19N   0- 20     0- 20     0- 20    10- 20     0- 10     0-  0
17N-18N   0-  0     0- 20     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA NRL-BLEND...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 0MM AT 0N 0W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 0MM AT 0N 0W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W  96W- 95W
22N-23N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
21N-22N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
20N-21N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
19N-20N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
18N-19N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
17N-18N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 9 SEP GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 100MM AT 21N 99W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 70MM AT 20N 98W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W  96W- 95W
22N-23N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
21N-22N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
20N-21N   0-  0     0- 30    10- 60     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10
19N-20N   0-  0     0- 10    10- 70     0- 20     0- 20    10- 10
18N-19N   0-  0     0- 20    10- 20     0- 30     0- 20    10- 20
17N-18N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 20     0- 30     0- 10
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DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE SATELLITE AND MODEL-DERIVED RAINFALL
ESTIMATES INDICATE UNCERTAINTY IN THE AMOUNT OF RAIN RECEIVED

RAINFALL MAY BE UNDERESTIMATED ON THE WINDWARD SIDE OF TERRAIN

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST TROPICAL CYCLONE PUBLIC ADVISORY FOR THE
OFFICIAL RAINFALL FORECAST FOR TROPICAL CYCLONES

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT
HTTP://WWW.HURRICANES.GOV/MARINE/RAINFALL

FORECASTER TAFB

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