Daily Archives: October 10, 2012

TC Winds Group Conference Call Notes (10/10/12)

The CSTAR TC Winds Group held their monthly conference call on Wednesday, October 10, 12th.  The participants on the call were Bryce Tyner (NCSU), Reid Hawkins (ILM), Michael Brennan (NHC), Jonathan Blaes (RAH), and Bob Bright (CHS).  A summary of … Continue reading

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NDFD Sustained Wind Speed Verification: Collaborators Input Requested!

As part of the TC Inland Winds research project, an objective verification of sustained wind speed forecasts has been conducted for recent tropical cyclones affecting the region. These storms include Ernesto (2006), Gabrielle (2007), Cristobal (2008), Hanna (2008), Earl (2010), … Continue reading

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CSTAR Tropical Cyclone Wind Project Noted and Supported in the NWS Hurricane Irene Service Assessment

The NC State-NWS Raleigh CSTAR project was noted in recommendation 54 of the NWS Hurricane Irene Service Assessment. The full text of the recommendation is shown below along with a link to the entire service assessment. Recommendation 54 (Strategic): In … Continue reading

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