Hurricane Satellite (HURSAT) Data

Links to B1 - MW - AVHRR

HURSAT B1

Citation

When using HURSAT-B1 data, please cite:
  • Knapp, K. R. and J. P. Kossin, 2007:
    New global tropical cyclone data from ISCCP B1 geostationary satellite observations.
    Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 1, 013505.
    PDF (270KB)
    doi:10.1117/1.2712816

Bibliography

Papers which use this data include:
  • Kossin, J. P., and M. Sitkowski, 2009:
    An Objective Model for Identifying Secondary Eyewall Formation in Hurricanes.
    Monthly Weather Review, 137, 876-892.
    doi:10.1175/2008MWR2701.1
  • Elsner, J. B., Kossin, J. P., Jagger, T. H., 2008:
    The increasing intensity of the strongest tropical cyclones.
    Nature, 455, 92-95.
    doi:10.1038/nature07234
  • Knaff, J. A., Cram, T. A., Schumacher, A. B., Kossin, J. P., DeMaria, M., 2008:
    Objective identification of annular hurricanes.
    Weather and Forecasting, 23, 17-28.
    doi:10.1175/2007WAF2007031.1
  • Kossin, J. P., D. J. Vimont, K. R. Knapp, and R. J. Murnane, 2006:
    A Reanalysis of Global Hurricane Trends,
    Geophy. Res. Lett., 34, L04815,
    PDF from J. Kossin
    doi:10.1029/2006GL028836.

HURSAT MW

Citation

No current peer reviewed journal article describes the HURSAT MW data. However, it was summarized in a conference proceeding:

  • Knapp, K. R, Hurricane Satellite (HURSAT) data sets: Low Earth orbit infrared and microwave data, 28th AMS Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology Orlando, FL, 28 April - 2 May, 2008.

HURSAT AVHRR

Citation

No current peer reviewed journal article describes the HURSAT AVHRR data.

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