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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates (Text)


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC SUN AUG 23 2015

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [98L]                      23/1200 UTC          14N 35W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 70MM AT 14N 33W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 60MM AT 14N 33W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 38W- 37W  37W- 36W  36W- 35W  35W- 34W  34W- 33W  33W- 32W
16N-17N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
15N-16N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 20    10- 50     0- 50
14N-15N   0-  0     0- 20    10- 30    20- 40    10- 60    20- 60
13N-14N   0- 20    10- 30    20- 30    10- 30    10- 10     0- 20
12N-13N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10    10- 20    20- 30
...................................................................

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......................
....... 38W- 37W  37W- 36W  36W- 35W  35W- 34W  34W- 33W  33W- 32W
16N-17N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
15N-16N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
14N-15N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
13N-14N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
12N-13N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
11N-12N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 23 AUG GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 70MM AT 14N 37W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 30MM AT 14N 35W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 38W- 37W  37W- 36W  36W- 35W  35W- 34W  34W- 33W  33W- 32W
16N-17N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10
15N-16N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 20    10- 20    10- 20
14N-15N  10- 20    20- 20    20- 30    20- 30    10- 30    10- 30
13N-14N   0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
12N-13N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
...................................................................


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
WWW.HURRICANES.GOV/MARINE/RAINFALL

FORECASTER TAFB

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