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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC FRI JAN 15 2016

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
PALI [01C]                        15/1200 UTC           1N 174W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 10MM AT 4N 175W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 0MM AT 4N 175W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......177W-176W 176W-175W 175W-174W 174W-173W 173W-172W 172W-171W
 3N- 4N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
 2N- 3N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
 1N- 2N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
 0N- 1N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10
-1N- 0N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
-2N--1N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10    10- 20    10- 20
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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......................
.......177W-176W 176W-175W 175W-174W 174W-173W 173W-172W 172W-171W
 3N- 4N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
 2N- 3N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
 1N- 2N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
 0N- 1N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
-1N- 0N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
-2N--1N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 15 JAN GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 90MM AT 3N 173W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 30MM AT 3N 172W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......177W-176W 176W-175W 175W-174W 174W-173W 173W-172W 172W-171W
 3N- 4N  10- 10    10- 20    10- 20    10- 20     0- 10     0-  0
 2N- 3N  10- 20    20- 30    20- 20    20- 20    10- 20    10- 10
 1N- 2N  10- 30    20- 30    20- 20    20- 20    10- 20    10- 10
 0N- 1N   0- 10    10- 20    10- 20    10- 20    10- 10    10- 10
-1N- 0N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10    10- 30     0- 10     0- 10
-2N--1N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10    10- 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
WWW.HURRICANES.GOV/MARINE/RAINFALL

FORECASTER TAFB

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