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JHT 2015-2017 Projects



Project Title Principal Investigator(s) NHC Point of Contact Goals Costs Years IHC 2016 Pres. 2016
Mid-year Reports
First-year Reports IHC 2017 Pres. 2017
Mid-year Reports
Second-year
Reports
Passive Microwave Data Exploitation via the NRL Tropical Cyclone Webpage Richard Bankert (NRL), Tom Birchard (CPHC), Josh Cossuth(NRL), and Kim Richardson (NRL) Avila, Blake, Roberts, Landsea, Strahl (JTWC) X y1: $89,800
y2: $90,344

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Improvements in Operational Statistical Tropical Cyclone Intensity Forecast Models Galina Chirokova and Andrea Schumacher (CSU/CIRA) Brown, Avila, Landsea X y1: $83,018
y2: $85,362

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Improvements to the Tropical Cyclone Genesis Index (TCGI) Jason Dunion (U of Miami/CIMAS/AOML), Andrea Schumacher (CSU/CIRA), John Kaplan (NOAA/AOML), and Josh Cossuth (NRL) Pasch, Blake, Ballard (CPHC), Landsea X y1: $107,151
y2: $110,634

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Improvement and Implementation of the Probability-based Microwave Ring Rapid Intensification Index for NHC/JTWC Forecast Basins Haiyan Jiang (FIU) and Kate Musgrave (CSU/CIRA) Stewart, Cangialosi, Capt. Zoufaly (JTWC), Landsea X y1: $92,443
y2: $95,051

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Guidance on Observational Undersampling over the Tropical Cyclone Lifecycle Dave Nolan (U of Miami/RSMAS) and Brad Klotz (U of Miami/CIMAS/AOML) Brennan, Stewart, Landsea X y1: $67,043
y2: $69,700

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Probabilistic Prediction of Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification Using Satellite Passive Microwave Imagery Chris Rozoff and Chris Velden (U of Wisc/CIMSS) Beven, Brown, Roberts, Landsea X y1: $89,104
y2: $91,696

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Improved Eyewall Replacement Cycle Forecasting Using a Modified Microwave-Based Algorithm (ARCHER) Tony Wimmers (U of Wisc./CIMSS) and Jim Kossin (NOAA/NCDC) Pasch, Beven, Landsea X y1: $39,603
y2: $40,696

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Transition of the Coastal and Estuarine Storm Tide Model to an Operational Model for Forecasting Storm Surges Keqi Zhang (FIU) Brennan, Berg, Rhome, Taylor (MDL), Landsea X y1: $131,566
y2: $136,833

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