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35th anniversary of the publication first documenting the eyewall cycle in intense tropical cyclones

In February, 1982, The Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences published a ground-breaking study by Hugh Willoughby, Jean Clos, and Mohammed Shoreibah on what became to be known as the eyewall replacement cycle.  Using data obtained from NOAA P3 flights into … Continue reading

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Article on concentric eyewalls in Hurricane Gonzalo published in Monthly Weather Review

You can see the paper at http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/full/10.1175/MWR-D-16-0175.1.

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Paper on the formation of the secondary eyewall of Hurricane Edouard published in Monthly Weather Review

You can read the article at http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/full/10.1175/MWR-D-15-0421.1.

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HRD Monthly Science Meeting of August 2016

August’s science meeting consisted of 7 presentations: Xuejin Zhang – “The 2016 Basin-Scale HWRF (HB16)” Alan Brammer (University of Albany/SUNY) – “Exploitation of Ensemble Prediction System Information in Support of Atlantic Tropical Cyclogenesis Prediction” Erin Dougherty (University of Albany/SUNY)- “Hurricane … Continue reading

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HRD Monthly Science Meeting of July 2016

July’s science meeting consisted of 5 presentations: Joaquin Trinanes (AOML/PhOD) – “CoastWatch and PhOD satellite and ocean products in support of HRD 2016 hurricane season activities” Erin Dougherty (SUNY- Albany, HRD visitor) – “Hurricane Bonnie (1998): Maintaining Intensity during High … Continue reading

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AOML and HRD researchers at 32nd AMS Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, San Juan, Puerto Rico – 10-14 April 2016

Twenty-three AOML and HRD scientists participated in the recent 32nd AMS Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology in San Juan, PR, as authors or co-authors on 36 presentations and 11 posters. Roughly 650 presentations (452 oral presentations in 70 sessions and … Continue reading

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HRD seminar – Dr. Jeff Kepert, Bureau of Meteorology Research and Development, Melbourne, Australia – 29 April 2016

Dr. Kepert presented a seminar on “Eyewall replacement cycles and the tropical cyclone boundary layer”. A copy of the presentation is available on the anonymous ftp site: ftp://ftp.aoml.noaa.gov/pub/hrd/blog/seminars/2016/Kepert_BLinSEF_Miami.pptx

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Paper on the eyewall replacement cycle in model forecasts published in Geophysical Research Letters

The paper can be accessed at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL066436/full.

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The Capital Weather Gang discusses a historic flight into Hurricane Rita with Frank Marks

The article is available at https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2015/10/16/storm-story-flying-through-ritas-eye-was-safer-than-on-interstate-fleeing-hurricane/.

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Frank Marks talks about the historic 2005 hurricane season and the RAINEX program with the Capital Weather Gang

The article can be found at https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2015/10/13/2005-a-terrible-year-for-hurricanes-a-great-year-for-research/.

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