Accession Number:

ADA610209

Title:

Tropical Cyclone Motion Studies

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA DEPT OF METEOROLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to improve the prediction of tropical cyclone track and structure so that warnings to the Fleet units afloat and ashore are optimized. The objectives are 1 Improve tropical cyclone track prediction within the framework of the Systematic Approach to Tropical Cyclone Track Forecasting 2 Improve understanding of tropical cyclone structure including rapid intensification and extratropical transition.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE