HRD researcher describes NOAA’s hurricane research flights into the eye of the storm, Miami, FL, 9 June 2012

Dr. Robert Rogers spoke at the Miami Science Museum on Saturday, June 9.  He presented a talk entitled “Atlantic Hurricanes – Flying into the Eye of the Storm”.  He provided a general overview of hurricanes, how we observe them with aircraft, and what kinds of impacts they can have.  He had many good questions, especially from the children in attendance. A copy of his presentation is available on the anonymous ftp site at:

ftp://ftp.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/pub/blog/seminars/2012/Rogers_SciMuseum2012.v2.pptx