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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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HRD observation team monthly meeting – 16 June 2016

The purpose of the observation team meetings is to bring together the people who use observations in their research on a regular basis to discuss issues they’re having, provide updates on observations they’re analyzing or collecting, and any other information … Continue reading

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35th Anniversary of Hurricane Allen

  Early on the morning of August 10, 1980, major Hurricane Allen roared ashore over Brownsville, Texas.  A classic Cape Verde hurricane, Allen had cut a path across the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico over the previous six days, … Continue reading

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