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Presenter: Michael Bell
From : University of Hawaii
CSU Alumnus
Date: September 19
Title: Observations of Tropical Cyclone Eyewall Convective Structure and Forcing

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Dewpoint: 40°F ( 5°C)
Relative Humidity: 64%
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