Aerial Reconnaissance


Select a storm to view reconnaissance data for that system. To select data for a different year, select a year below the list of storms for the latest available year. This archive updates in real time.

North Atlantic Basin in 2017


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Named Storms

Bret
June 19
Highest Flight Level Wind: 33 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 32 knots
Lowest MSLP: 1009 mb (extrap)
1 Mission

Cindy
June 19 - June 22
Highest Flight Level Wind: 62 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 51 knots
Lowest MSLP: 992 mb
5 Missions

Don
July 17 - July 19
Highest Flight Level Wind: 45 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 39 knots
Lowest MSLP: 1009 mb
3 Missions

Franklin
August 7 - August 10
Highest Flight Level Wind: 89 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 78 knots
Lowest MSLP: 981 mb
7 Missions

Harvey
August 17 - August 29
Highest Flight Level Wind: 129 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 113 knots
Lowest MSLP: 938 mb
22 Missions

Irma
September 3 - September 10
Highest Flight Level Wind: 171 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 160 knots
Lowest MSLP: 915 mb
31 Missions

Jose
September 8 - Today
Highest Flight Level Wind: 146 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 125 knots
Lowest MSLP: 939 mb
17 Missions

Katia
September 6 - September 9
Highest Flight Level Wind: 89 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 74 knots
Lowest MSLP: 975 mb (extrap)
5 Missions

Maria
September 17 - Today
Highest Flight Level Wind: 157 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 143 knots
Lowest MSLP: 910 mb
11 Missions


Depressions

Ten
August 28
1 Mission


Suspect Areas

No available data.


Non-Tasked Missions


Any mission that has not been tasked by the National Hurricane Center will appear in the archive at the link above. Research missions, including ones that are tropical, and winter missions will appear in this section of the archive.


Airborne Expendable Bathythermograph (AXBT) Data


Dropped from aircraft, once an AXBT is in the water this expendable instrument drops a sensor deep into the water column measuring water temperature at various depths.



Eastern North Pacific & Central North Pacific Basin in 2017


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Named Storms

Lidia
August 30 - August 31
1 Mission

Norma
September 16
Highest Flight Level Wind: 58 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 35 knots
Lowest MSLP: 990 mb
1 Mission


Depressions

No available data.

Suspect Areas

No available data.


Non-Tasked Missions


Any mission that has not been tasked by the National Hurricane Center will appear in the archive at the link above. Research missions, including ones that are tropical, and winter missions will appear in this section of the archive.