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WP142012 - Typhoon KAI-TAK

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Forecast Track

Time of Latest Forecast: 201208180600

Forecast Hour Latitude Longitude Intensity
0 0 0 0
12 0 0 0
24 0 0 0
36 0 0 0
48 0 0 0
72 0 0 0
96 0 0 0
120 0 0 0

Forecast Track Archive

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Track History

Synoptic Time Latitude Longitude Intensity
201208180600 22.1 103.8 30
201208180000 21.6 104.7 35
201208171800 21.1 105.9 50
201208171200 21.5 107.9 60
201208170600 21.1 109.8 65
201208170000 20.7 111.3 70
201208161800 20.2 112.9 65
201208161200 19.7 114.4 65
201208160600 19.4 115.7 65
201208160000 19.2 117.1 70
201208151800 18.7 118.4 65
201208151200 19.5 119 55
201208150600 18.9 120.7 55
201208150000 18.1 122 55
201208141800 17.2 123 55
201208141200 17.2 123.6 50
201208140600 18 124.3 45
201208140000 17.5 125.6 45
201208131800 17.3 127 45
201208131200 17.1 127.6 40
201208130600 16.6 126.6 35
201208130000 16.5 127.8 30
201208121800 16.6 128.7 25
201208121200 16.6 128.5 25

About Track History

Enhanced Infrared (IR) Imagery (4 km Mercator)

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Time of This Image: 201208170032

AMSU Microwave 89 GHz Imagery (4 km Mercator)

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Time of This Image: 201208170225

IR/WV/Microwave RGB (IR [R], WV [G], MI89 [B])

Storm Relative 1 km Geostationary Visible Imagery

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Time of This Image: 201208170101

2 km Storm Relative IR Imagery with BD Enhancement Curve

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Time of This Image: 201208170032

Enhanced Infrared (IR) Imagery (1 km Mercator, MODIS/AVHRR)

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Time of Latest Image: 201208181747

Enhanced Infrared (IR) VIIRS

No Data Available

Visible Imagery (1 km Mercator, MODIS/AVHRR)

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Time of Latest Image: 201208180204

2km Natural Color Imagery

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Time of Latest Image: 201208160600

Storm Relative 16 km Geostationary Water Vapor Imagery

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Time of This Image: 201208170232

Storm Relative 16 km Microwave-Based Total Precipitable Water Imagery

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Time of This Image: 201208170132

Ocean Heat Content & Forecast Track

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Time of Latest Image: 201208171800

Multiplatform Satellite Surface Wind Analysis (Experimental)

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Time of Latest Image: 201208181200

Multiplatform Tropical Cyclone Kinetic Energy and Intensity

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Time of This Image: 201208170000

Multiplatform Tropical Cyclone MSLP and Maximum Winds

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Time of Latest Image: 201208181200

Digital Dvorak

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Time of Latest Image: 201208181500

AMSU Intensity Time Series

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Time of Latest Image: 201208181200

IR-based TC size

No Data Available

Time Series of the Simplified Holland B parameter calculated from the TC Vitals

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AMSU Radial/Height Cross Sections

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Time of Latest Image: 201208180947

AMSU Area-Averaged Wind Shears and Layer Means

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