Accession Number : ADA399484


Title :   1987 Annual Tropical Cyclone Report


Descriptive Note : Annual rept. Jan 1987-Dec 1987


Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHY COMMAND CENTER/JOINTTYPHOON WARNING CENTER FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96630


Personal Author(s) : Hoffman, Carl W ; Patterson, Vernon G ; McMorrow, Daniel J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a399484.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1987


Pagination or Media Count : 226


Abstract : Annual publication summarizing tropical cyclone activity in the Western North Pacific, Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea, and South Pacific and South Indian oceans. A best track is provided for each significant tropical cyclone. A brief narrative is given for all typhoons and selected tropical cyclones in the Western North Pacific and North Indian Ocean. All reconnaissance data used to construct the best tracks are provided. Forecast verification data and statistics for the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) are submitted.


Descriptors :   *TROPICAL CYCLONES , METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES , WEATHER FORECASTING , STORMS , NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN , INDIAN OCEAN , BENGAL BAY , ARABIAN SEA , TYPHOONS , SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN


Subject Categories : Meteorology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE