A Climatological Study of Hurricane Force Extratropical Cyclones

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Laiyemo, Razaak O.;
  • Publisher: Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School
  • Subject: Extratropical Cyclones | Hurricane | Vorticity | Climatology | Explosive Deepening | Composite | Anomaly | and Ensemble.

Using data compiled by the National Weather Service Ocean Prediction Center, a hurricane force extratropical cyclone climatology is created for three cold seasons. Using the criteria of Sanders and Gyakum (1980), it is found that 75% of the 259 storms explosively deepen... View more
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