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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC THU AUG 17 2017

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [91C]                      17/1200 UTC          12N 149W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 20MM AT 9N 149W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 0MM AT 9N 149W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......152W-151W 151W-150W 150W-149W 149W-148W 148W-147W 147W-146W
14N-15N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
13N-14N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
12N-13N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
11N-12N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
10N-11N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
 9N-10N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     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......................
.......152W-151W 151W-150W 150W-149W 149W-148W 148W-147W 147W-146W
14N-15N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
13N-14N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
12N-13N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
11N-12N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
10N-11N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
 9N-10N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 17 AUG GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 70MM AT 12N 149W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 30MM AT 11N 149W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......152W-151W 151W-150W 150W-149W 149W-148W 148W-147W 147W-146W
14N-15N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10
13N-14N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 20
12N-13N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
11N-12N   0- 10     0- 20     0- 20     0- 30     0- 10     0-  0
10N-11N   0-  0     0- 10    10- 30     0- 20     0-  0     0- 10
 9N-10N  10- 10    10- 10    10- 20     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0
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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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