The University of Arizona Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences

Sunday | August 7, 2016

HAS faculty, Dr. Xubin Zeng and Dr. Tom Galarneau, helping to improve hurricane predictability

Combining their studies and building on research from former UA Atmospheric Sciences students and faculty, Dr. Zeng and Dr. Galarneau are improving hurricane predictability. Dr. Galarneau's medium-range hurricane forecasting-patterns that favor the formation of a hurricane one to two weeks out- and Dr. Zeng's seasonal hurricane forecasting-predicting the number of hurricanes expected to form from June 1 to November 30, came together to make hurricane season more predictable. Please read the article in it's entirety here.

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