Lecture 7 (10/21) Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology Tropical Meteorology Anything between about 30N and 30S in latitude Or between Tropic of Cancer (23.5N) and Tropic of Capricorn(23.5S) Fuzzy definition Radiation budget > 0 in tropics Job of tropics = export heat poleward
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FAQ’s from the National Hurricane Center
http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/tcfaq/tcfaqHED.html (G12 & D7 on FAQ’s)
Current Satellite Loops
Tropical model data output
The coolest website ever (shows movie of enhanced satellite imagery of Michelle) (need high speed connection) http://rsd.gsfc.nasa.gov/pub/goes/QTmovies/0111.michelle.mov