Accession Number : AD0785251

Title :   Annual Typhoon Report 1968.

Descriptive Note : Report for Jan-Dec 68.

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

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 228

Abstract : The annual publication discusses tropical cyclone activity in the western North Pacific. It includes narrative and statistical information on each typhoon including reconnaissance data, best track positions, and forecast verification data. Operational procedures, forecasting techniques, and research efforts of the JTWC are discussed. Also included is a summary of tropical cyclone activity in the eastern North Pacific. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Typhoons, *Pacific Ocean, Weather forecasting, Tropical cyclones, Statistical analysis, Tracking, Early warning systems, Aerial reconnaissance, Meteorological satellites, Seasonal variations

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE