NOAA’s P3 is set to take off for another flight into Cristobal

NOAA43 will fly this afternoon into Cristobal. Take off is scheduled for 2PM Eastern from MacDill Air Force Base. 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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