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Aerial Reconnaissance in the North Atlantic

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 2022

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Named Storms

June 2 - June 6
Highest Flight Level Wind: 89 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 57 knots
Lowest MSLP: 985 mb
9 Missions

June 27 - July 2
Highest Flight Level Wind: 61 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 46 knots
Lowest MSLP: 997 mb
9 Missions

August 28 - September 9
Highest Flight Level Wind: 107 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 82 knots
Lowest MSLP: 961 mb
31 Missions

September 15 - September 24
Highest Flight Level Wind: 144 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 116 knots
Lowest MSLP: 932 mb
28 Missions

September 21 - Today
Highest Flight Level Wind: 160 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 137 knots
Lowest MSLP: 937 mb
30 Missions


August 19 - August 20
2 Missions

Suspect Areas

Third (DD)
June 29 - June 30
Highest Flight Level Wind: 25 knots
Highest Est. Surface Wind: 25 knots
Lowest MSLP: 1013 mb (extrap)
2 Missions

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.