Scientists explore the potential for further improvements to tropical cyclone track forecasts

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 11:11 in Earth & Climate

A recent study suggested that we have probably approached the limit of predictability for tropical cyclone (TC) track prediction. If that's true, there's little we can do to improve TC forecasts as an incorrect position affects the utility of all other guidance, including wind, precipitation, and storm surge guidance. This would be bad news for disaster prevention and mitigation.

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