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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0345 UTC TUE AUG 21 2018

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
HURRICANE LANE [14E]              21/0000 UTC          14N 150W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-00 UTC- 30MM AT 16N 151W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 18-00 UTC- 10MM AT 16N 151W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 18-00 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......153W-152W 152W-151W 151W-150W 150W-149W 149W-148W 148W-147W
16N-17N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
15N-16N   0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
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
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA NRL-BLEND...
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......................
.......153W-152W 152W-151W 151W-150W 150W-149W 149W-148W 148W-147W
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
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
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 18 UTC 20 AUG GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 00-00 UTC- 280MM AT 15N 151W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 18-00 UTC- 150MM AT 14N 149W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 18-00 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
.......153W-152W 152W-151W 151W-150W 150W-149W 149W-148W 148W-147W
16N-17N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10
15N-16N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
14N-15N   0-  0     0-  0    10- 40    30-150    10-130     0- 10
13N-14N   0-  0     0-  0    10- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
12N-13N   0-  0     0- 10    10- 30    10- 10     0- 10     0-  0
11N-12N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     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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