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Tropical SHyMet Distance Training Topics

This course will be delivered through the E-Learning Management System (LMS). Be sure to register with us first before signing up for the learning path within the LMS, go to the Introduction link for registration.

Satellite Imagery and Products in the Forecast Process

Student Guides:

  1. An Overview of Tropical Cyclone Track Guidance Models used by NHC
  2. An Overview of Tropical Cyclone Intensity Guidance Models used by NHC
  3. Basic Satellite Interpretation in the Tropics
  4. Ensemble Tropical Rainfall Potentiall (eTRaP)
  5. Satellite Applications for Tropical Cyclones: Dvorak Technique
  6. ASCAT Winds
  7. AWIPS Blended TPW Products
  8. Use of VIIRS imagery for Tropical Cyclone Forecasting
  9. Morphed TPW Detection (MIMIC)