Curated Links

Personal Tornado Chasing PageSome of my previous research projects

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Tropical Cyclone Meteorological Centers

Australia
Canada
Central Pacific Hurricane Center
Fiji
France
India
Japan Meteorological Agencies
Joint Typhoon Warning Center
National Hurricane Center
New Delhi
New Zealand, Ltd.

Models

COAMPS (2009)
CONUS synoptic models (RUC, NAM, GFS)
Cyclone phase space
Emanuel’s Model tracks
FIM Icosahedral model
FIM Icosahedral model ensemble tracks
Fiorino TC ensemble
FSU Model fields
MIT Model tracks
NCEP cyclone tracker
NCEP models fields (real-time)
PSU North Atlantic/Eastern North Pacific
PSU real-time WRF/ENKF forecasts
PSU Southern Hemisphere
SHIPS
SPC ensemble plumes
SPC Forecasting Plumes
UCAR
Vigh’s guidance

Wind Analysis

H*Wind

Easterly waves and genesis

CPC
Genesis probability (Paul Roundy)
Marsupial diagnostics (2009)
NCEP Genesis tracker
Near real time weather genesis plots
NOAA/SSD Genesis probability

Tableau Analysis

National Hurricane Center Best Track 1800-2012 (By Michael Hernandez)
* Historical Tornado data 1950-2012 (By Annie Tian)
* Historical Earthquake data 1900-2007 (By Tammy Holeskamp)

Radar

Australia
Bermuda
Belize
Canada
Canada + CONUS
China
Cuba
Hong Kong
India
Jamaica
Japan
Lesser Antilles
Local (IP Address local) radar
MESONET radar
Mexico
New Caledonia
New Zealand
OU PRIME
Taiwan
Thailand
USA (NOAA: CONUS)

Satellite

ASCAT
CDC OLR wave animations
CIMSS’ Advanced Dvorak Technique
CIMSS’ satellite derived fields
CIRA
MODIS
NASA/GOES
NESDIS
NOAA’s Dvorak Estimates
NRL
QuikSCAT
RAMSDIS/CIRA

Wind data

Buoy data
DOTSTAR recon data
Dropsonde data (NHC)
Dropsonde data (HRD)
SFMR
Rawinsondes (NCAR)
Rawinsondes (NOAA)

SSTs and OHC

Microwave SST
NOAA GODAS
NOAA SST and Anomalies
Ocean Remote Sensing
PhOD

Other Weather Sites

Ohio State

Geology

USGS: Earthquake Hazards Program

Climate Analysis

CPC ENSO
CPC MJO

Hurricane Data Archives

Agora digital typhoon database
AOML Hurdat
CIMSS’ Product Archive
UWM Archived model outputs
HURSAT
JMA WPAC bdecks
JTWC Annual Typhoon Reports
JTWC WPAC bdecks
NHC archives
TC Discussions
Unysis

Other Data Archives

UCAR archives
Unysis Image and Map Archive

Historical Weather Maps

CONUS Historical Weather Maps
Northern Hemisphere: Historical Weather Maps
University of Washington CONUS Surface maps

Historical Radar Data

RADAR (4 day archives)

Historical Satellite Imagery

GIBBS: Global Satellite Archive
Modis Satellite Global Archive
NOAA CLASS

Historical Sounding Data

NCDC Rawinsondes

Climatology

US Climatological Normal
US Climatological Tornadoes

Weather Damage Assessments

Enhanced F Scale for Tornado damage

Online Forecast Manuals

Global Guide to Tropical Cyclone Forecasting
NHC Official Forecast Manual