Major Hurricanes. Hurricanes of Puerto Rico Jamaica and Bermuda.
Hurricane Cycles and Trends. Hurricane Return Periods. History of Seasonal Hurricane Forecasting.
Seasonal Forecast Models. Sub Basin Forecast Models. Prospects for Extended Range Outlooks.
Property at Risk. Catastrophe Insurance.
Integrated Assessment. Elsner , A.
The era of major technological advances in tropical cyclone detection began after World War II. Though typically formed and nurtured deep in the tropics, hurricanes can travel great distances to devastate cities and towns that have a temperate climate. A warm-core tropical cyclone in which maximum sustained surface winds are at least 33 m s"1. In some instances, when the vertical shear is weak, vorticity advection16 Montgomery and Farrell , or the transfer of angular momentum Pfeffer and Challa associated with the upper-level trough, can lead 16 Vorticity advection is the transport of vorticity by the winds. NOAA's Gulfstream G-IVjet is the newest of the hurricane-research aircraft, capable of flying faster and higher than the previous generation of hurricane hunters. Despite significant reductions in the number of deaths from hurricanes, economic costs of hurricanes affecting the United States have increased. This idea was suggested by Noel E.
Blouet , Olwyn M. Elsner is at Florida State University.
Hurricane Characteristics. US Hurricanes.
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