Impact on the tropical cyclone " Vongfong " forecast using the QuikSCAT wind data

  • LIU Chunxial, QIYiquan, Wang Xiang Jing, WAN Qilin, CHU Peter
  • Published 2014

Abstract

Since QuikSCAT is available in cloudy and rainy condition, its wind data are valuable in monitoring and real time forecasting the wind field, especially in sparse genesis regions of tropical cyclones. In order to understand and investigate the impact of QuikSCAT wind data, the three-dimensional variational data assimilation (30-VAR) of scatterometric wind… (More)

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