Hurricane and Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Weather Statements

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UZNT13 KWBC 061729
XXAA  ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// 00/// ///// /////
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31313 ///// /////
61616 NOAA3 WXWXA TRAIN        OB XX
62626 NOAAX COMM CHECK =
XXBB  ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// /////
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31313 ///// /////
61616 NOAA3 WXWXA TRAIN        OB XX
62626 NOAAX COMM CHECK =

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Hurricane Preparedness

Be prepared and learn helpful tips and information that will help you know what to do in the event of a storm-related emergency.

Cyclone Energy

Accumulated cyclone energy, or "ACE", is used to express the activity and destructive potential of individual tropical cyclones and entire tropical cyclone seasons.

Hurricane Resources

Storm Surge
Other Tropical Imagery
Aircraft Reconnaissance Reports
Blank Tracking Charts
Atlantic Basin Hurricane Tracking Chart
(1.25 MB Adobe PDF)
Eastern Pacific Basin Hurricane Tracking Chart
(1.13 MB Adobe PDF)
Other Online Resources
Large Satellite Animations from NOAA/NESDIS and Others
Real-time Tropical Imagery
Computer model forecasts
Rain information
Forecast Centers
Long range and seasonal forecasts
Sea Surface Temperature Data
Aircraft Reconnaissance Sites
Hurricane FAQs, Names, and Other Links