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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC TUE SEP 19 2017

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
OTIS [15E]                        19/1200 UTC          19N 128W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 100MM AT 16N 126W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 30MM AT 16N 126W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......131W-130W 130W-129W 129W-128W 128W-127W 127W-126W 126W-125W
21N-22N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
20N-21N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
19N-20N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
18N-19N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
17N-18N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
16N-17N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
...................................................................

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......................
.......131W-130W 130W-129W 129W-128W 128W-127W 127W-126W 126W-125W
21N-22N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
20N-21N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
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
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 19 SEP GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 20MM AT 20N 129W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 20MM AT 20N 129W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......131W-130W 130W-129W 129W-128W 128W-127W 127W-126W 126W-125W
21N-22N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
20N-21N   0-  0     0-  0    10- 10    10- 30     0- 20     0-  0
19N-20N   0-  0     0- 10    10-100    30-210    20- 50     0- 20
18N-19N   0-  0     0- 10     0-100    30-140    10- 70    10- 30
17N-18N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10    10- 20    10- 20
16N-17N   0- 10     0- 20    10- 30    10- 10    10- 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
HTTP://WWW.HURRICANES.GOV/MARINE/RAINFALL

FORECASTER TAFB

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