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000 
NOUS42 KNHC 271426
REPRPD
WEATHER RECONNAISSANCE FLIGHTS
CARCAH, NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER, MIAMI, FL.
1030 AM EDT WED 27 AUGUST 2014
SUBJECT: TROPICAL CYCLONE PLAN OF THE DAY (TCPOD)
         VALID 28/1100Z TO 29/1100Z AUGUST 2014
         TCPOD NUMBER.....14-088

I.  ATLANTIC REQUIREMENTS
    1. HURRICANE CRISTOBAL: AV-6 GLOBAL HAWK HURRICANE RESEARCH
       FLIGHT ONE -- NASA872
       A. 28/1330Z, 29/0730Z AT CENTER
       B. NA872 XXXX CRISTOBAL
       C. 28/1100Z KWAL
       D. CP 36.7N, 64.9W AND 42.0N, 54.5W; IP 37.3N, 71.95W 
       E. 28/1100Z TO 29/1000Z
       F. 55,000 TO 62,000 FT
       G. LANDING: 29/1000Z KWAL; 88 SONDES TOTAL- FLY RACETRACK
       PATTERN WITHIN BOX BOUNDED BY: 
       A. 36.67N 49.22W
       B. 46.20N 53.15W                 
       C. 33.17N 64.02W         
       D. 42.62N 67.62W

    2. OUTLOOK FOR SUCCEEDING DAY.....NEGATIVE.

II. PACIFIC REQUIREMENTS
    1. NEGATIVE RECONNAISSANCE REQUIREMENTS.
    2. OUTLOOK FOR SUCCEEDING DAY.....NEGATIVE.

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