Hurricane Field Program Update – Sunday, July 8, 2018, 11 AM ET

OPERATIONS Sunday, July 8, 2018: NOAA42: The P-3 is completing an EMC-tasked mission into Tropical Storm Chris that took off at 4:30 AM ET. NOAA42: The P-3 is tasked by EMC to fly a TDR mission into Tropical Storm Chris. Takeoff is scheduled for 4:30 PM ET (2030 UTC) from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport. Three HRD scientists … Continue reading Hurricane Field Program Update – Sunday, July 8, 2018, 11 AM ET

NOAA Hurricane Hunter Flights into TD 3

The NOAA Hurricane Hunter P-3 aircraft (NOAA42) is flying Tropical Depression 3 off the coast of North Carolina -- the first NOAA missions of the 2018 hurricane season. The airplane took off from Lakeland at 4:30 AM EDT for an 8 hour mission. A second mission is planned for 4:30 PM. Below is the planned flight … Continue reading NOAA Hurricane Hunter Flights into TD 3