Accession Number : AD0786147
Title : Annual Typhoon Report 1959.
Descriptive Note : Rept. for Jan-Dec 59.
Corporate Author : FLEET WEATHER CENTRAL/JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96630
Report Date : 1959
Pagination or Media Count : 194
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. (Modified author abstract)
Descriptors : *Typhoons, *Weather forecasting, *Pacific Ocean, Tropical cyclones, Statistical data, Radar tracking, Aerial reconnaissance, Warning systems, Meteorological satellites, Meteorological radar, Seasonal variations, Meteorological charts
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE