Accession Number : AD0786347

Title :   A Tropical Cyclone Analog Program for the North Indian Ocean.

Descriptive Note : Technical paper,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL PREDICTION RESEARCH FACILITY (NAVY) MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Brand,Samson ; Long,James M. ; Blelloch,Jack W. ; Hamilton,Glenn D.

Report Date : AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : A tropical cyclone analog program for the North Indian Ocean area (INJAH74) is described. The program is a statistical computer technique to provide forecasts for Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea tropical cyclones from 12-72 hours. The analog program is discussed in terms of its operational use at Fleet Weather Central/Joint Typhoon Warning Center, Guam, Mariana Islands. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Tropical cyclones, *Weather forecasting, *Indian Ocean, Computer programming, Computations

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE