Tropical Cyclone Genesis

Thursday, 21 April 2016: 4:00 PM-5:45 PM
Plaza Grand Ballroom (The Condado Hilton Plaza)
Host: 32nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

The Distribution and Evolution of Sea Surface Temperature at Tropical Cyclone Genesis across Ocean Basins
C├ęcile Defforge, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and T. M. Merlis
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The Development and Breakdown of a Central American Gyre: A Precursor to Hurricane Patricia
Andrew S. Levine, NOAA/NHC, Miami, FL; and P. Papin and L. F. Bosart

Towards Development of a Climate Theory of Tropical Cyclone Genesis
S. Sharmila, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia; and K. J. E. Walsh

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The Tropical Cyclone Genesis Index (TCGI)
Jason Dunion, NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL; and J. Kaplan, A. B. Schumacher, J. Cossuth, K. D. Musgrave, and P. Leighton

An Examination of Tropical Cyclogenesis Using Composites of NCEP GFS Deterministic Model Analyses for the Period of 2011-2015
Andrew B. Penny, Systems Research Group / National Hurricane Center, Miami, FL; and J. P. Cangialosi, T. B. Kimberlain, and M. J. Brennan

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