Recon is airborne and we have a data stream so far. They released a dropsonde just SE of St Croix and the lower level winds appear to be connected to the tropical wave. I'm not a Met so it's a bit hard to define wave connected winds.
Lower level, below 10,000 feet, of dropsonde information is below. Coordinates: 17.4N 63.9W Location: 158 miles (255 km) to the ESE (116°) from San Juan, Puerto Rico (USA)
Significant Wind Levels... Level Wind Direction Wind Speed 1013mb (Surface) 60° (from the ENE) 21 knots (24 mph) 966mb 60° (from the ENE) 19 knots (22 mph) 943mb 70° (from the ENE) 22 knots (25 mph) 929mb 75° (from the ENE) 18 knots (21 mph) 902mb 75° (from the ENE) 25 knots (29 mph) ** Wave connected winds?? above this line** 875mb 95° (from the E) 19 knots (22 mph) 850mb 90° (from the E) 26 knots (30 mph) 824mb 90° (from the E) 22 knots (25 mph) 814mb 105° (from the ESE) 26 knots (30 mph) 791mb 75° (from the ENE) 23 knots (26 mph) 781mb 90° (from the E) 24 knots (28 mph) 771mb 75° (from the ENE) 28 knots (32 mph) 735mb 90° (from the E) 29 knots (33 mph) 678mb (10,000 ft) 85° (from the E) 30 knots (35 mph)
You cannot start new topics
You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled
UBBCode is enabled
Thread views: 18821
Note: This is NOT an official page. It is run by weather hobbyists and should not be used as a replacement for official sources.
CFHC's main servers are currently located at Hostdime.com in Orlando, FL.
Image Server Network thanks to Mike Potts and Amazon Web Services. If you have static file hosting space that allows dns aliasing contact us to help out! Some Maps Provided by:
Great thanks to all who donated and everyone who uses the site as well.
Site designed for 800x600+ resolution
When in doubt, take the word of the National Hurricane Center