Hurricane Field Program Update – Monday, August 20, 2012 6:06 PM Eastern

OPERATIONS

NOAA-P-3s

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2012
NOAA-42: Will ferry from MacDill to Barbados. The scheduled take-off is 14 UTC (10AM).
No HRD scientists will be on this flight.

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012
NOAA-42: Scheduled for a tasked mission for AL94. Takeoff will be at 2000 UTC from Barbados and landing in Barbados.
Comments: NOAA42 will fly a P-3 TDR mission into AL94. Three HRD scientists will be on this flight.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012
NOAA-42: Scheduled for a tasked mission for AL94. Takeoff will be at 0800 UTC from Barbados and landing in Barbados.
Comments: NOAA42 will fly a P-3 TDR mission into AL94. Three HRD scientists will be on this flight.

CONFERENCE CALL: No calls scheduled for the next 24 hrs.

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