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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC FRI SEP 18 2020

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [99L]                      18/1200 UTC          39N 10W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 50MM AT 42N 11W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 10MM AT 42N 11W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 13W- 12W  12W- 11W  11W- 10W  10W-  9W   9W-  8W   8W-  7W
41N-42N   0- 10    10- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0-  0
40N-41N   0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
39N-40N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
38N-39N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
37N-38N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
36N-37N   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......................
....... 13W- 12W  12W- 11W  11W- 10W  10W-  9W   9W-  8W   8W-  7W
41N-42N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
40N-41N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
39N-40N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
38N-39N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
37N-38N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
36N-37N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 18 SEP GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 90MM AT 39N 11W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 20MM AT 39N 11W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 13W- 12W  12W- 11W  11W- 10W  10W-  9W   9W-  8W   8W-  7W
41N-42N   0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
40N-41N   0-  0     0- 10     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0
39N-40N   0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
38N-39N   0-  0     0-  0    10- 20     0- 10     0- 10     0- 10
37N-38N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
36N-37N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     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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