TROPICAL CYCLONES
SEEN FROM OUTER SPACE, A
FULLY MATURE TROPICAL
CYCLONE IS AN OBJECT OF GREAT
NATURAL BEAUTY AS SHOWN IN
THE PICTURE ON THE RIGHT. ON
GROUND, HOWEVER, IT IS A MUCH
DIFFERENT STORY HAS THEY CAN
BRING UNTOLD MISERY, DEATH
AND DESTRUCTION. IN FACT,
ONLY EARTHQUAKES AND
TSUNAMIS HAVE BEEN ABLE TO
EQUAL OR EXCEED THE MOST
HORRIFIC DEATH TOLLS EXACTED
BY SEVERE TROPICAL CYCLONES.
DAMAGE FROM THESE STORMS
CAN AMOUNT TO MANY BILLIONS
OF DOLLARS IN THIS COUNTRY.

IN THIS SECTION WE WILL
PRESENT SATELLITE IMAGERY ,
TRACK FORECASTS AND
DISCUSSIONS OF TROPICAL
CYCLONES OCCURRING THROUGH
THE YEAR IN ALL OF THE
TROPICAL BASINS EXCEPT THE
ATLANTIC BASIN WHICH IS VERY
WELL COVERED ELSEWHERE
TYPHOON  BOPHA
GO TO:
NORTH PACIFC ALL BASINS
NIO                  
SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE
TRY THESE LINKS:
HURRICANE ZONE
NRL/MONTEREY
JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER (JTWC)
NWS GUAM
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER