N42/3RF HRD GPS Dropwindsonde Scientist Log (Revised 5/2002)

Storm__Fabian__________ Dropwindsonde Scientists__Landsea_________________________________________________

Flight ID__030903I_____ Flight Director__Mayeaux, Damiano_________________________ Takeoff from __St. Croix___ at 1520 UTC

Mission ID__WX10A FABIAN AVAPS Operators__Tang_____________________________________ Recovery at _______________ at ______ UTC

Drop
#
Sonde
ID #
Time
(UTC)
Lat
(°N)
Lon
(°W)
Surface
Pressure
(mb)
Wind closest to surface
dir/spd hgt (kt) (m)
BT
SST
(°C)
Eye, Eyewall, Rainband (direction)CommentsOb
#
103233536017085722.1263.029772906521EYEWALL SWSFMR 90kt, spotty winds, MBL 3059715
202323523317092922.1362.999752959019EYEWALL SWSFMR 90kt, late winds, MBL 3110918
302323502817095922.1462.969692959510EYEWALL SWSFMR 90kt,late winds, MBL 3061220
402294527717103122.1662.93966296054927.7EYEWALL SWSFMR 90kt, spotty winds, MBL 3011122
502353536217364022.4762.48960106103627.5EYEWALL NESFMR 100kt,spotty winds, MBL 1212123
602353519317372022.4962.449661110569EYEWALL NESFMR 95kt, spotty winds, MBL 1211025
702353534917375122.5062.429701059410EYEWALL NESFMR 90kt,late winds, MBL 1211327
802353530917382022.5262.399741057510EYEWALL NESFMR 85kt,, MBL 1210129