Historical Perspectives on TCs

Tuesday, 19 April 2016: 10:30 AM-12:15 PM
Miramar 1 & 2 (The Condado Hilton Plaza)
Host: 32nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Robert Hart, Florida State University, Meteorology, Tallahassee, FL

10:30 AM
On the Scientific Accomplishments of Dr. José Angel Colón Pérez, the First Hurricane Researcher from Puerto Rico
Daniel Melendez, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and T. N. Krishnamurti, N. Dorst, H. A. Friedman, W. M. Gray, I. Matos, R. mendez, R. Mojica, A. Monzón, J. Morales, and E. J. Zipser
10:45 AM
The Atlantic Hurricane Seasons of 1837 and 1838
Cary J. Mock, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC; and C. W. Landsea and S. Delgado
11:00 AM
Reanalysis of the late 1950s and early 1960s Atlantic Hurricane Seasons
Sandy Delgado, Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS), Miami, FL
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
Historical Hurricanes in MERRA-2
Marangelly Fuentes, SSAI/NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD; and O. Reale

11:45 AM
Cape Verde's First Hurricane in Modern Times: Preparation, Observations, WRF Model Forecasts and Recommendations
Gregory S. Jenkins, Pennsylvania State Univ., Univ. Park, PA; and E. Brito, E. Soares, S. Chiao, J. P. Lima, F. Evora, B. Tavares, A. Cardoso, and M. R. Monteiro
- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Submission entered in competition