Accession Number : ADA302328

Title :   Tropical Cyclone Forecasters Reference Guide 6. Tropical Cyclone Intensity.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Sampson, C. R. ; Jeffries, R. A. ; Neumann, C. J. ; Chu, J-H.

PDF Url : ADA302328

Report Date : OCT 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : One of the keys to safe and successful naval operations in the tropics is an understanding of tropical meteorology. The Tropical Cyclone Forecasters Reference Guide is designed primarily as a ready reference for weather forecasters required to provide tropical meteorology support to staff commanders. This report provides an overview of tropical cyclone intensity forecast support and is Chapter 6 of the reference guide. Subjects discussed include tropical cyclone intensity forecast procedures, major warning center operations, and tropical cyclone intensity terminology.

Descriptors :   *WEATHER FORECASTING, *TROPICAL CYCLONES, INTENSITY, NAVAL OPERATIONS, VOCABULARY, WARNING SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE