Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Abbreviations for tropical talk.

ATCF: Automated Tropical Cyclone Forecasting system
CATL: Central Atlantic
CDO: Central Dense Overcast
CMC: Canadian Meteorological Center
EATL: East Atlantic
ECMWF: European Center for Medium range WeatherForecasting
GFDL: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
GFS: Global Forecast System
GOMEX: Gulf Of MEXico
HWRF: Hurricane and Weather Research Forecasting
IVO: In the Vicinity Of
LLC: Low Level Circulation
MJO: Madden Julian Oscillation
MSLP: Mean Sea Level Pressure
NAM: North American Model
NCATL: North Central Atlantic
NEWD: Northeastward
NHC: National Hurricane Center
NOGAPS: Navy Operational Global Atmospheric PredictionSystem
NWD: Northward
OBX: Outer Banks (N.C.)
SEUS: SouthEast U.S.
SWWD: Southwestward
TUTT: Tropical Upper Tropospheric Trof
UKMET: United Kingdom METeorological office
ULL: Upper Level Low
UTC: Universal Time Coordinated
WW3: WaveWatch 3
modelZulu Time: (Z) as in 1200Z...Same as UTC.

thank you for hurricne tracker im hurricane10
ill have an update in about an hour.

1 comment:

qualcosa di bello said...

that's what i'm talking about!