Accession Number : AD0777093

Title :   Annual Typhoon Report, 1973.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. Jan-Dec. 73.

Corporate Author : FLEET WEATHER CENTRAL/JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96630

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 103

Abstract : This is an annual publication summarizing the tropical cyclone season in the western North Pacific, Bay of Bengal, and the central North Pacific. A brief narrative is given on each typhoon in the western North Pacific including the best track. Pertinent reconnaissance data used to construct the best tracks are provided. Forecast verification data and statistics for the JTWC are summarized. Research efforts at the JTWC is discussed briefly. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Tropical cyclones, *Typhoons, *Hurricanes, *Pacific Ocean, Statistical data, Tracking, Aerial reconnaissance, Meteorological satellites, Weather forecasting, Warning systems

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE