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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0945 UTC FRI SEP 15 2017

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
MAX [16E]                         15/0600 UTC          17N 98W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-06 UTC- 90MM AT 18N 100W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-06 UTC- 20MM AT 18N 100W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 00-06 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W  96W- 95W
19N-20N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
18N-19N   0-  0     0- 20     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0
17N-18N   0-  0     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0
16N-17N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
15N-16N   0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
14N-15N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA NRL-BLEND...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-06 UTC- 0MM AT 0N 0W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-06 UTC- 0MM AT 0N 0W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 00-06 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W  96W- 95W
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
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
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 00 UTC 15 SEP GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-06 UTC- 70MM AT 16N 99W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-06 UTC- 30MM AT 17N 100W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 00-06 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......101W-100W 100W- 99W  99W- 98W  98W- 97W  97W- 96W  96W- 95W
19N-20N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0
18N-19N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0
17N-18N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
16N-17N   0-  0     0- 30    10- 30     0- 30     0-  0     0- 10
15N-16N   0-  0     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
14N-15N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0- 10     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
HTTP://WWW.HURRICANES.GOV/MARINE/RAINFALL

FORECASTER TAFB

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