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Mission Statement

The mission of the Joint Hurricane Testbed is to transfer more rapidly and smoothly new technology, research results, and observational advances of the United States Weather Research Program (USWRP), its sponsoring agencies, the academic community and other groups into improved tropical cyclone analysis and prediction at operational centers.


14 April 2016: 2016 TCORF/IHC presentations (PDF format) are available for the 2015-2017 projects

7 December 2015: New projects to be tested during the 2016 and 2017 hurricane seasons

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Please see the Joint Hurricane Testbed Terms of Reference (PDF) for more background information.