Manila Typhoon Center Site Guide
Thanks for viewing my site. Here is a guide for the content of my site.
Contains latest additions and updates as the site is being created and improved. Newly completed sections shall be announced here and once the site has been almost complete it will show the latest updates on current storms on the site.
CURRENT ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES
This section will show the current active storm in the western pacific basin. The active storm will be a clickable link, and will take you to the STORM PAGE, where the latest updates will be available. It will include the latest ZOOMED satellite picture of the storm at the time.
AREAS BEING WATCHED/MONITORED
This section will show the current areas being monitored in the western pacific basin for possible development. The invest will also be a clickable link, and will take you to the INVEST PAGE, where the 12 HOUR updates will be available. It will include the latest ZOOMED satellite picture of the storm at the time.
This page will contain a brief outlook on tropical weather in the West Pacific Ocean basin.
EXISTING TROPICAL SYSTEMS
Areas of tropical activity being watched by the US Naval Research Laboratory’s Tropical Cyclone Page and their Tropical Cyclone formation probabilities. This will be updated every 12 hours.
Tropical Cyclone formation probabilities from the available computer models based on the latest model runs at the time
NOAA TC FORMATION PROBABILITY GUIDANCE
Graphic supplied by NOAA for areas that NOAA thinks that TC formation is probable.
BOM Australia MADDEN-JULIAN OSCILLATION PATTERN
Graphic supplied by Australia BOM (Bureau of Meteorology) for tracking MJO patterns and its current location. MJO is said to enhance TC formation if it is active in a given basin.
Typhoon FAQ Page (Pending)
Have questions regarding Typhoons? Well here is the page for you.
This page shall include references as well so you can check.
Archives Page (Pending)
This page will contain a summary of past tropical cyclones at a given year.
Discussion Forums Page
An area wherein current TC news are being discussed in a moderated forum. Feel free to register so that we can know you as well and join in the topics!
Beware: NET ETIQUETTE IS STRICTLY ENFORCED
Links Page (Pending)
The site's resource to every thing related to the Western Pacific Tropics all over the World Wide Web.
This is the page that you are on, A guide on how you can maximize your use of the site.
The MTC Warning System
This is where we explain the MTC warning system for approaching tropical cyclones along a given area
About Us page
This is about the MTC, its objectives and goals.