Hurricane Field Program Update – Wednesday, October 15, 2014 3PM Eastern

OPERATIONS

Wednesday, 15 October, 2014

G-IV:  Is completing a synoptic surveillance mission around Tropical Storm Ana.  The aircraft departed Long Beach at 1730 UTC and will recover in Honolulu about 8 h later.

NOAA43:  Is in St. Croix preparing for operational reconnaissance missions into Hurricane Gonzalo.

 

Thursday, 16 October, 2014

G-IV:  Is tasked for a synoptic surveillance mission around Tropical Storm Ana.  The aircraft will depart Honolulu at 1730 UTC and recover there about 8 h later.

NOAA43:  Is tasked for the 1130 UTC reconnaissance fix for Hurricane Gonzalo.  The aircraft will depart St. Croix at 0930 UTC and recover in MacDill AFB about 8 h later.
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