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Images of Hurricane Rita

Hurricane Rita, 05:00Z September 24, 2005

Hurricane Rita, 05:00Z, September 24, 2005 – About 40 miles south-southeast of Sabine Pass along the Gulf Coast at the Texas/Louisiana border.


 

Hurricane Rita, 18:15Z September 23, 2005

Hurricane Rita, 18:15Z, September 23, 2005 – About 190 miles southeast of Galveston Texas and about 175 miles southeast of Port Arthur Texas.

 

Hurricane Rita Operational Significant Event Images

September Satellite "preview" Full Size
24 GOES 12 TRCRita267_G12L.jpg TRCRita267_G12.jpg
23 GOES 12 TRCrita266_G12L.jpg TRCrita266_G12.jpg
22 GOES 12 TRCrita265_G12L.jpg TRCrita265_G12.jpg
21 GOES 12 TRCrita264_G12L.jpg TRCrita264_G12.jpg
20 GOES 12 TRCrita263_G12L.jpg TRCrita263_G12.jpg
TRC2rita263_G12L.jpg TRC2rita263_G12.jpg

 

National Hurricane Center Tropical Cyclone Report and Advisory Archive.

 


Floater Imagery
September  24/0015Z to 24/1345Z:
Image:
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV
Image (w/ Latitude & Longitude):
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV
Loop:
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV

Gulf Of Mexico Imagery
September  24/0015Z to 24/1345Z:
Image:
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV
Image (w/ Latitude & Longitude):
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV
Loop:
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV

Western Atlantic Imagery
September  24/0015Z to 24/1345Z::
Image:
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV
Loop:
AVN  |  BD  |  FT  |  IR  |  IR2  |  JSL  |  RB  |  RGB  |  VIS  |  WV


Downloadable AVI Files
Rita Floaters
20/0715Z to 21/0845Z ( ~4 Mb ):   AVN  |  BD  |  RB  |  RGB
22/2245Z to 23/2345Z ( ~4.5 Mb ):   AVN  |  BD  |  RB  |  RGB
24/0015Z to 24/2345Z( ~4 Mb ):   AVN  |  BD  |  RB  |  RGB

Gulf Of Mexico
19/0645Z to 24/2345Z ( 20-22 Mb ):
    AVN  |  BD  |  RB*  |  RGB  |  WV
    * RB: 19/1215Z to 24/1745Z


Tropical Rainfall Potential (TRaP)
September 24:   03:41:04.GIF  |  03:04:04.GIF
September 23:   20:58:07.GIF  |  20:56:59.GIF  |  15:25:05.GIF
    13:39:06.GIF  |  05:57:19.GIF
September 22:   16:05:34.GIF  |  15:03:51.GIF  |  09:59:47.GIF
September 20:   11:08:00.GIF
September 19:   10:24:18.GIF  |  09:04:42.GIF  |  05:37:27.GIF
September 18:   22:02:04.GIF

Rain Rate
September 24:   03:41:04.GIF  |  03:04:04.GIF
September 23:   20:58:07.GIF  |  20:56:59.GIF  |  15:25:05.GIF
    13:39:06.GIF  |  05:57:19.GIF
September 22:   16:05:34.GIF  |  15:03:51.GIF  |  09:59:47.GIF
September 20:   11:08:00.GIF
September 19:   10:24:18.GIF  |  09:04:42.GIF  |  05:37:27.GIF
September 18:   22:02:04.GIF