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An Overview of Tropical Cyclone Intensity Guidance Models used by NHC

Instructors:

NHC

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Topic:

Severe Course

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Developed:

2012

Introduction


    • The learning objectives for this training are:
  • Describe the spectrum of NHC tropical cyclone intensity models.
  • Describe the general strengths and weaknesses of each intensity model.
  • Understand how intensity models are used in consensus forecasts.
  • Have an overview of future intensity forecast model improvements.
  • Limitations of tropical cyclone structure forecasting.

Training Session Options


  1. Web-based Video training session
    Note: Be sure to have your speakers on and the volume loud enough to hear the presentation.
This course is Basic

There are no prerequisites