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
NOAA/NWS students – to begin the training, use the web-based video, YouTube video, or audio playback options below (if present for this session). Certificates of completion for NOAA/NWS employees can be obtained by accessing the session via the Commerce Learn Center
Live VISIT teletraining (with an instructor leading the session). Check the VISIT Training Calendar to signup for teletraining. The session will last 45 minutes. This teletraining session uses the Gotomeeting software, where a Windows PC with an Internet connection is needed and a phone line for audio.