Theses and Dissertations
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Relating tropical cyclone track forecast error distributions with measurements of forecast uncertainty
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2016-03)
Tropical cyclone (TC) track forecasts will always contain uncertainty. This thesis relates ranges (bins) of uncertainty measurements with historical TC track forecast errors, to provide statistically distinct error ...
A Mesoscale Model Analysis of Sea Fog Formation and Dissipation Near Kunsan Air Base
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-03)
This research used the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System (COAMPS) to examine the physical processes affecting sea fog development near Kunsan AB. The simulated sea fog event occurred from 30 March to 02 ...
A case study of insitu-aircraft observations in a waterspout producing cloud
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-03)
An analysis of in-situ aircraft observations collected in the parent cloud of a waterspout is presented. Previous waterspout studies were confined mainly to photometric and model simulated data, no in-situ observations ...
Dynamics of an ERICA cyclone
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1989-06)
Coastal and maritime rapid cyclogenesis is a serious problem for commerce and safety due to the destructive nature of these storms. Recently, considerable research has been undertaken to understand the intensification ...
Nuss, Wendell (4)
Branch Of Service
Captain, United States Air Force (4)