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Satellite Tropical Disturbance Rainfall Estimates


SATELLITE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE RAINFALL ESTIMATES
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1545 UTC FRI OCT 19 2018

SYSTEM NAME                       DATE/TIME          LOCATION
-----------                       ---------          --------
INVEST [90E]                      19/1200 UTC          13N 92W 

RAINFALL ESTIMATED BY SATELLITE VIA QMORPH...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 130MM AT 13N 90W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 30MM AT 13N 90W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 95W- 94W  94W- 93W  93W- 92W  92W- 91W  91W- 90W  90W- 89W
15N-16N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     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- 20     0- 30     0- 30
12N-13N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 20     0-  0
11N-12N   0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0-  0     0- 10     0- 10
10N-11N   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......................
....... 95W- 94W  94W- 93W  93W- 92W  92W- 91W  91W- 90W  90W- 89W
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
10N-11N 999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999   999-999
...................................................................

RAINFALL ESTIMATED FROM 06 UTC 19 OCT GFS MODEL RUN...
24-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 12-12 UTC- 220MM AT 14N 92W
6-HR RAINFALL MAXIMUM FROM 06-12 UTC- 150MM AT 14N 92W
RAINFALL DISTRIBUTION IN MM OVER THE LAST 6 HOURS FROM 06-12 UTC...

LATITUDE............................LONGITUDE......................
....... 95W- 94W  94W- 93W  93W- 92W  92W- 91W  91W- 90W  90W- 89W
15N-16N   0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0- 40     0-  0     0- 10
14N-15N  20- 30    10- 30     0- 20     0- 20     0- 10     0-  0
13N-14N  10- 30    20- 40    30-150    10- 30     0- 20     0-  0
12N-13N  10- 30    10- 10    20- 90    10- 20    20- 30    10- 10
11N-12N   0- 10     0-  0     0- 10    10- 10    10- 20    10- 10
10N-11N   0- 10     0- 10     0-  0     0- 10     0- 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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