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Smurfs and Sea Foam Advance Hurricane Forecasting Deborah Ray
The U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) is just one organization that uses reconnaissance aircraft equipped with sensors to gauge hurricane conditions and predict their behavior, including dropsondes, stepped frequency microwave radiometers (SFMRs, also called “smurfs,” which measure radiation emitted from sea foam), and hurricane imaging radiometers (HIRads).

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