NOAA’s G-IV jet set to fly around mid-Atlantic disturbance (AL93)

NOAA’s G-IV jet is scheduled to fly around the tropical disturbance that is located in the mid-Atlantic (AL93). The jet will collect data in he environment northwest and around AL93. The flight will take off at 1:30 PM Eastern. Below is the flight track. The numbers on the figure represent the launch locations of the GPS dropwindsondes. The data collected on this flight will help us understand the atmospheric conditions that AL93 may experience in the coming days.

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