Accession Number : ADA134016

Title :   Tropical Cyclones Affecting Guam (1671-1980).

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHY COMMAND CENTER/JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96630

Personal Author(s) : Weir,Robert C

PDF Url : ADA134016

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : A climatology of tropical cyclones passing within 180 nm of Guam is presented for the period 1948 to 1980. A review of all typhoons affecting Guam is carried back to 1800 and some noteworthy typhoons of the 1600's are included. The survey emcompasses the frequency, behavior, meteorological effects and descriptive chronicles of Guam tropical cyclones. The major emphasis is on the period since World War II. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Tropical cyclones, Guam, Climate, Typhoons, Tracks, Statistical analysis, Weather

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE