Mission Summary
20170917N1 Aircraft 49RF
Hurricane Jose (AL12)
Synoptic Surveillance

Aircraft Crew (49RF)
Aircraft CommanderMacIntyre
Co-pilotFritzler
Co-pilotSims
Flight DirectorRich Henning
Flight DirectorBrian Belson
Data TechnicianGabe DeFeo
Dropsonde OperatorUnderwood
Dropsonde OperatorPaul
Syystem EngineerJoe Greene


Original Proposed NOAA 49 track

Actual Synoptic Surveillance NOAA 49 track

Mission Plan :

NOAA 49RF (N49) will fly a synoptic surveillance mission around Hurricane Jose.

HURRICANE SYNOPTIC SURVEILLANCE MISSION PLAN: JOSE
Prepared by the National Hurricane Center
September 06, 2017 12:57 PM
Aircraft: N49RF
Proposed takeoff: 17/1730Z
DROP LOCATION TABLE
# LAT LON
degs degs
Take off27.960-81.950
125.000-76.000
225.000-74.000
325.000-72.000
425.000-70.000
527.000-71.000
627.000-73.000
727.000-75.000
827.000-77.000
929.500-79.000
1029.500-77.500
1129.500-76.000
1231.100-74.700
1330.057-73.868
1429.478-72.667
1529.478-71.333
1630.057-70.132
1731.100-69.300
1830.000-68.000
1930.000-66.500
2033.500-66.500
2132.500-67.500
2232.400-69.003
2333.700-69.300
2434.743-70.132
2535.322-71.333
2637.000-70.000
2739.000-69.000
2841.000-68.000
2940.000-71.000
3038.000-73.000
3137.000-75.000
3235.322-72.667
3334.743-73.868
3433.700-74.700
3532.400-74.997
3632.000-77.000
3732.000-78.500
3830.653-79.650
Land27.960-81.950

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
Linder-Lakeland, FL 17:32 UTC Savannah, GA 00:56 UTC

21 sondes deployed, 21 sent. Problems :

This flight was scrubbed after drop point #27 due to mechanical problems


Mission Data :


Flight track

Temperature and Moisture

Wind and Atlitude

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