Atlantic Subtropical Storms. Part II: Climatology

  title={Atlantic Subtropical Storms. Part II: Climatology},
  author={Mark P. Guishard and Jenni L. Evans and Robert E. Hart},
  journal={Journal of Climate},
Abstract A 45-yr climatology of subtropical cyclones (ST) for the North Atlantic is presented and analyzed. The STs pose a warm-season forecasting problem for subtropical locations such as Bermuda and the southern United States because of the potentially rapid onset of gale-force winds close to land. Criteria for identification of ST have been developed based on an accompanying case-study analysis. These criteria are applied here to the 40-yr European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts… Expand
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