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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates (Text)


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0945 UTC TUE SEP 30 2014

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [90E]                      30/0600 UTC        14.2N 99.3W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-06 UTC- 110MM AT 11N 97W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-06 UTC- 60MM AT 11N 97W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 00-06 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......102W-101W 101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W
16N-17N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 40     0- 10     0-  0
15N-16N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 40     0- 20     0-  0
14N-15N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
13N-14N   0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
12N-13N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 30     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0- 20     0- 10    10- 20    10- 20    10- 30    10- 60
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA NRL-BLEND...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-06 UTC- 140MM AT 16N 99W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-06 UTC- 100MM AT 17N 98W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 00-06 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......102W-101W 101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W
16N-17N   0- 10     0- 50     0- 20     0- 90     0-100     0- 20
15N-16N   0- 20     0- 20     0- 60     0- 60     0- 80     0- 60
14N-15N   0-  0     0- 20     0- 80     0- 20     0- 40     0- 80
13N-14N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 60     0- 30     0- 10
12N-13N   0- 30     0- 20     0- 10     0- 30     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0- 30     0- 20     0-100     0- 10     0- 10     0- 20
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 00 UTC 30 SEP GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-06 UTC- 90MM AT 12N 100W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-06 UTC- 30MM AT 12N 99W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 00-06 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......102W-101W 101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W
16N-17N   0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
15N-16N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10    10- 10     0- 20     0-  0
14N-15N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10
13N-14N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10    10- 10     0- 10
12N-13N   0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10    10- 20
11N-12N   0- 20     0- 20    10- 20    10- 30     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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