Hurricane Field Program Update – Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 11AM Eastern

OPERATIONS Wednesday, 9 Aug. 2017 G-IV: No flights are scheduled. NOAA42: Is flying a Tail Doppler Radar mission into Tropical Storm Franklin. Take off was around 0800 UTC (4:00AM Eastern) from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, Lakeland, FL. Three HRD scientists are on this flight. Global Hawk:  Is currently flying over Tropical Storm Franklin and scheduled to land […]

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Second P3 flight into Franklin

The flight and science crew are up early and ready for their second flight into Franklin. NOAA P3 Hurricane hunter aircraft will take off at 4AM Eastern (0800 UTC) from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, Lakeland, FL for a seven mission. The data from this flight will go into the weather forecast models. Below is the proposed […]

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