Exploring the Concept of a Graphical Tropical Weather Outlook
Jamie R. Rhome firstname.lastname@example.org and Daniel Brown email@example.com
NOAA/NWS/NCEP/National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
Multiple studies have concluded that the public prefers and is better able to
Hurricane Center (NHC) of the Tropical Weather NOAA partners as well
is currently exploring the potential incorporation of a graphical version Outlook (TWO). This effort includes working with NWS and other as soliciting input from the DOD, emergency managers, and media.
Additionally, the NHC is evaluating the use of a color-coding approach, similar to Hazardous Weather Outlook and EPA Air Quality Index, to articulate development
the NWS potential.
Initial in-house verification of past seasons indicates development potential into 3 tiers (low, medium, high). systems will be presented for feedback and evaluation.
that NHC has Prototypes using