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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates (Text)


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0345 UTC FRI OCT 24 2014

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [94L]                      24/0000 UTC          18N 89W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-00 UTC- 620MM AT 21N 87W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 18-00 UTC- 160MM AT 21N 87W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 18-00 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 92W- 91W  91W- 90W  90W- 89W  89W- 88W  88W- 87W  87W- 86W
20N-21N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-100     0-140    10-150
19N-20N  10- 40     0- 10     0- 20    10- 70     0- 30     0- 10
18N-19N   0- 50     0-  0     0- 20    10- 40     0- 10     0-  0
17N-18N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 20     0-  0     0-  0
16N-17N   0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
15N-16N   0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA NRL-BLEND...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-00 UTC- 150MM AT 21N 89W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 18-00 UTC- 60MM AT 18N 92W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 18-00 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 92W- 91W  91W- 90W  90W- 89W  89W- 88W  88W- 87W  87W- 86W
20N-21N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 30
19N-20N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0- 20
18N-19N   0- 60     0- 50     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
17N-18N   0- 50     0- 40     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
16N-17N   0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
15N-16N   0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 18 UTC 23 OCT GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-00 UTC- 0MM AT 0N 0W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 18-00 UTC- 0MM AT 0N 0W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 18-00 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 92W- 91W  91W- 90W  90W- 89W  89W- 88W  88W- 87W  87W- 86W
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
15N-16N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................


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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