TITLE

Forecasting Tropical Cyclogenesis over the Atlantic Basin Using Large-Scale Data

AUTHOR(S)
Hennon, Christopher C.; Hobgood, Jay S.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Monthly Weather Review;Dec2003, Vol. 131 Issue 12, p2927
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Develops a probabilistic prediction system for tropical cyclogenesis using a dataset of tropical cloud clusters, which formed or propagated over the Atlantic basin during the 1988-2000 hurricane seasons. Use of data from the National Centers for Environmental Prediction-National Center for Atmospheric Research; Employment of discriminant analysis to find a linear combination of the predictors that best separates the developing cloud clusters and nondeveloping systems.
ACCESSION #
12121728

 

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