CycloneCenter is generating interest!


Screen capture from the AMS Monthly Weather Review site showing our paper as the 5th most read article this year.

The paper describing results from is generating lots of interest. This month, the paper appears as one of the most read articles. The AMS journal Monthly Weather Review publishes peer-reviewed literature each month. We published a paper describing results from your classifications in the October 2016 issue titled: “Identification of Tropical Cyclone Storm Types Using Crowdsourcing”. The paper has been read 651 times since it appeared! Your work – helping to provide data on historical tropical cyclones is valuable and people – including other scientists – are beginning to notice!

Keep up the good work! Go classify.



About K Knapp

I am a meteorologist at NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, NC. My research interests include using satellite data to observe hurricanes, clouds, and other climate variables. *******Disclaimer******* The opinions expressed in these blogs are mine only. They do not necessarily reflect the official views or policies of NOAA, Department of Commerce, or the US Government.

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