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Tropical Storm Ana 2009 missions

Below are flight summaries and data listings of individual aircraft missions for Hurricane Tropical Storm Ana.

Click on the flight ID for mission summaries. Click on one of the data types to see the flight data. For documentation on the formats see:

NOTICE: Due to problems with the radiometer equipment the SFMR-estimated wind speeds associated with the Air Force missions highlighted in pink below are suspect and should only be used with caution.

* Please note the following NetCDF files contain a base time in Eastern Standard Time not Greenwich Mean Time.

August 14, 2009
NOAA 49 (WXWXA) 20:00-04:30 Z SALEX Log
August 15, 2009
NOAA 49 (WXWXA) 20:00-04:30 Z SALEX Log
NOAA 4320:00-04:30 Z SALEX Cancelled
August 16, 2009
NOAA 4920:00-04:30 Z SALEX Cancelled
NOAA 43 (WXWXA) 20:05-03:00 Z SALEX 1 sec SFMR NetCDF*
USAF 300 (0102A) 15:04-23:20 Z Reconnaissance 10 sec SFMR
August 17, 2009
USAF 300 (0202A) 16:56-20:32 Z Reconnaissance 10 sec SFMR

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