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Re: Bill Vortex
      Tue Aug 18 2009 10:50 PM

Product: NOAA Vortex Message (URNT12 KWBC)
Transmitted: 19th day of the month at 02:26Z
Aircraft: Lockheed WP-3D Orion (Reg. Num. N43RF)
Mission: Non-Tasked Mission, possibly not tropical (flight originating in the North Atlantic basin)
Mission Identifier: Bill2
Mission: Non-Tasked Mission
Observation Number: 16
A. Time of Center Fix: 19th day of the month at 2:03Z
B. Center Fix Coordinates: 17°8'N 53°28'W (17.1333N 53.4667W)
B. Center Fix Location: 496 miles (799 km) between the NE and ENE (56°) from Bridgetown, Barbados.
C. Minimum Height at Standard Level: 2,744m (9,003ft) at 700mb
D. Estimated (by SFMR or visually) Maximum Surface Wind: 85kts (~ 97.8mph)
E. Location of the Estimated Maximum Surface Wind: 26 nautical miles (30 statute miles) to the E (81°) of center fix
F. Maximum Flight Level Wind Inbound: From 169° at 127kts (From the S at ~ 146.1mph)
G. Location of Maximum Flight Level Wind Inbound: 29 nautical miles (33 statute miles) to the E (83°) of center fix
H. Minimum Sea Level Pressure: 958mb (28.29 inHg)
I. Maximum Flight Level Temp & Pressure Altitude Outside Eye: 12°C (54°F) at a pressure alt. of 3,058m (10,033ft)
J. Maximum Flight Level Temp & Pressure Altitude Inside Eye: 21°C (70°F) at a pressure alt. of 3,045m (9,990ft)
K. Dewpoint Temp (collected at same location as temp inside eye): 8°C (46°F)
K. Sea Surface Temp (collected at same location as temp inside eye): Not Available
L. Eye Character: Open in the south
M. Eye Shape & Diameter: Circular with a diameter of 30 nautical miles (35 statute miles)

N. Fix Determined By: Penetration, Radar, Wind, Pressure and Temperature
N. Fix Level: 700mb
O. Navigation Fix Accuracy: 1 nautical mile
O. Meteorological Accuracy: 1 nautical mile
Remarks Section:
Maximum Flight Level Wind: 127kts (~ 146.1mph) in the east quadrant at 1:55Z

And just after this, the 11pm NHC data came out:
Location: 17.2°N 53.4°W
Max sustained: 125 mph
Moving: WNW at 15 mph
Min pressure: 952 mb


Edited by Random Chaos (Tue Aug 18 2009 10:52 PM)

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* Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea MikeCAdministrator Tue Aug 18 2009 10:50 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex Random Chaos   Wed Aug 19 2009 05:02 AM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea Mag   Wed Aug 19 2009 01:20 AM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex danielwAdministrator   Tue Aug 18 2009 11:30 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex WeatherNut   Tue Aug 18 2009 11:20 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex JMII   Tue Aug 18 2009 11:20 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex Random Chaos   Tue Aug 18 2009 10:50 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex WeatherNut   Tue Aug 18 2009 09:04 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex Random Chaos   Tue Aug 18 2009 08:37 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex Hugh   Tue Aug 18 2009 08:26 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex craigm   Tue Aug 18 2009 06:54 PM
. * * Re: Bill Vortex Random Chaos   Tue Aug 18 2009 05:54 PM
. * * Bill Vortex danielwAdministrator   Tue Aug 18 2009 04:34 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea danielwAdministrator   Tue Aug 18 2009 04:26 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea WeatherNut   Tue Aug 18 2009 03:53 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea LoisCane   Tue Aug 18 2009 02:28 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea JMII   Tue Aug 18 2009 01:20 PM
. * * Re: Invest 02L? Ed DunhamAdministrator   Tue Aug 18 2009 01:13 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea JoshuaK   Tue Aug 18 2009 12:40 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea mwillis   Tue Aug 18 2009 12:21 PM
. * * almost due west SeaMule   Tue Aug 18 2009 12:20 PM
. * * Re: Bill a Classic Hurricane, Still Most likely to Stay Out to Sea WeatherNut   Tue Aug 18 2009 11:52 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Lamar-Plant City   Tue Aug 18 2009 11:00 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane 103177   Tue Aug 18 2009 08:45 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Random Chaos   Tue Aug 18 2009 08:09 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane ltpat228   Tue Aug 18 2009 08:06 AM
. * * heading SeaMule   Tue Aug 18 2009 07:54 AM
. * * Re: Ana Part Three??, Bill a Cat 2 Random Chaos   Tue Aug 18 2009 07:27 AM
. * * Ana Part Three??, Bill a Cat 2 danielwAdministrator   Tue Aug 18 2009 04:45 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane BillD   Tue Aug 18 2009 12:03 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane mwillis   Mon Aug 17 2009 08:34 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane WeatherNut   Mon Aug 17 2009 08:06 PM
. * * Re: Ana Deux Random Chaos   Mon Aug 17 2009 06:08 PM
. * * Re: Ana Deux 103177   Mon Aug 17 2009 05:04 PM
. * * Ana Deux danielwAdministrator   Mon Aug 17 2009 04:22 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane MikeCAdministrator   Mon Aug 17 2009 04:11 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane danielwAdministrator   Mon Aug 17 2009 04:08 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane HCW   Mon Aug 17 2009 03:47 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane LoisCane   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:28 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Lee-Delray   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:25 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Ed in Va   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:19 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Hurikid   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:18 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Lee-Delray   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:12 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Ed in Va   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:06 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane JoshuaK   Mon Aug 17 2009 02:03 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane OrlandoDan   Mon Aug 17 2009 01:22 PM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane JMII   Mon Aug 17 2009 11:37 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane MikeCAdministrator   Mon Aug 17 2009 11:34 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane mikethewreck   Mon Aug 17 2009 11:33 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane Ed in Va   Mon Aug 17 2009 11:22 AM
. * * Re: Claudette Inland as Tropical Storm, Bill now a Hurricane MikeCAdministrator   Mon Aug 17 2009 10:22 AM

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