NOAA’s P3 aircraft is set to fly into Tropical Storm Cristobal this afternoon

The NOAA43 P3 aircraft will fly into Tropical Storm Cristobal this afternoon. Take off is scheduled for 2PM Eastern.  Below is the proposed flight track. The dots on the flight track (shown in green) represent the aircraft turn points. The red dots in the figure show the locations that launch weather balloons twice a day while the purple dots are the locations that launch balloons once a day.

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