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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates (Text)


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC SUN SEP 21 2014

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [99E]                      21/1200 UTC          11N 93.5W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 80MM AT 10N 94W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 30MM AT 9N 92W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 97W- 96W  96W- 95W  95W- 94W  94W- 93W  93W- 92W  92W- 91W
13N-14N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10    10- 30     0- 20     0-  0
12N-13N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
11N-12N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
10N-11N  10- 20     0- 20    10- 30     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
 9N-10N   0- 10    10- 20    10- 30     0- 20     0- 10     0- 20
 8N- 9N  10- 20     0- 10     0- 20     0- 20     0- 20    10- 30
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA NRL-BLEND...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 120MM AT 10N 95W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 60MM AT 10N 95W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 97W- 96W  96W- 95W  95W- 94W  94W- 93W  93W- 92W  92W- 91W
13N-14N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 30     0- 30     0- 20     0-  0
12N-13N   0-  0     0- 20     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0- 40     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
10N-11N   0- 40     0- 40    10- 40     0- 20     0-  0     0-  0
 9N-10N   0- 30     0- 60     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 40
 8N- 9N   0- 30     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 20
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 21 SEP GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 60MM AT 10N 97W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 20MM AT 11N 95W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 97W- 96W  96W- 95W  95W- 94W  94W- 93W  93W- 92W  92W- 91W
13N-14N   0- 10     0- 20    10- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
12N-13N   0- 10     0- 20     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0- 10     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10
10N-11N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
 9N-10N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
 8N- 9N   0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
...................................................................


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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