Introduction to Tropical Meteorology, 2nd Edition, Chapter 9: Observations, Analysis, and Prediction

Introduction to Tropical Meteorology, 2nd Edition, Chapter 9: Observations, Analysis, and Prediction
Tropical weather forecasting, Tropical Weather Analysis, Stream function, Velocity potential, Streamlines and Isotachs, Observation error, Radar analysis, Satellite mesoscale analysis, Equatorial trough, ITCZ, MJO, Equatorial waves, Tropical upper tropospheric trough, TUTT, Monsoon depression, Easterly wave, Cold front, Subtropical cyclone, Tropical temperate troughs, TTT, tropical squall line, Ensemble mean and spread, Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP), Dynamical models, Australian-Indonesia Monsoon, active monsoon, suppressed monsoon, Tropical cyclone prediction, Cumulus Parameterization, Data assimilation, Consensus model, Statistical model, Statistical-dynamical model, Forecast verification, Marine Weather analysis, CAPE, CIN