Accession Number:

ADA533023

Title:

Cloud-Resolving Simulations of West Pacific Tropical Cyclones

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

MARYLAND UNIV COLLEGE PARK DEPT OF ATMOSPHERIC AND OCEANIC SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Improve the prediction of tropical cyclogenesis and its subsequent track, intensity and intensity change and provide a better understanding of the fundamental dynamical and physical processes taking place in tropical cyclones from its genesis to hurricane and landfalling stages, including the inner-core cloudsprecipitation and catastrophic winds.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE