TROPICAL CYCLONE FACTS & STATISTICS:
  • Worst Ancient Typhoons of the Philippines (Spanish Period/1617-1876) (Dominic Alojado)
  • 12 Worst Typhoons of the Philippines (1947-2009): A Summary (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • 20 Worst Typhoons of the Philippines (1947-2009) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • 20 Worst Typhoons of Luzon, Philippines (1947-2002) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • 15 Worst Typhoons of Visayas, Philippines (1947-2002) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • 10 Worst Typhoons of Mindanao, Philippines (1947-2002) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • Costliest Typhoons of the Philippines (1947-2009) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • Deadliest Typhoons of the Philippines (1947-2009) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • Strongest Typhoons of the Philippines (1947-2009) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • Most Notable Super Typhoons of the Philippines (1945-2009) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • Destructive Typhoons of the National Capital Region (1947-2009) (Dominic Alojado & Michael Padua)
  • 29 Most Intense Typhoons of Bicol Region, Philippines (1947-2006)
  • Lahars at Mayon Volcano, Albay, Philippines (1766-2006) (Dominic Alojado)
  • Guam's 14 Worst Typhoons (1962-2002) (Pacific Daily News, Guam)
  • More Ancient Philippine Typhoons: 1566-1900 (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) in adobe acrobat .pdf file
  • Fr. Miguel Selga's (Jesuit) TC Chronology Part 1: 1566-1900 (R. García-Herrera, P. Ribera, E. Hernández, L. Gimeno: 'Typhoons in the PHL Islands 1566-1900'. For JGR - Atmospheres)
  • Fr. Miguel Selga's (Jesuit) TC Chronology Part 2: 1901-1934 (R. García-Herrera, P. Ribera, E. Hernández, L. Gimeno: 'Typhoons in the PHL Islands 1566-1900'. For JGR - Atmospheres)
  • Philippine Tropical Cyclones from 1963-1988 (PAGASA)
  • PAGASA's Old Namelist (1991-1999) (PAGASA)
  • JTWC's Old/Retired Names for SCS/WestPac (1945-1997) (Joint Typhoon Warning Center ATCRs)
  • Tropical Cyclone All-Time Records (Bureau of Meteorology, Australia)




  • TROPICAL CYCLONE BASICS:
  • Tropical Cyclone Guide: How to Plot Typhoons (Typhoon2000.com)
  • The Philippine Tropical Cyclone Tracking Chart Ver.01 (Typhoon2000.com) in adobe acrobat .pdf file
  • The Philippine Tropical Cyclone Tracking Chart Ver.02 (Typhoon2000.com)
  • The NW Pacific Tropical Cyclone Tracking Chart (Typhoon2000.com)
  • Tropical Cyclones Portal (Wikipedia)
  • Typhoons In The Philippines (Wikipedia)
  • FAQ: Typhoons, Hurricanes, and Tropical Cyclones (Christopher W. Landsea, Hurricane Research Division)
  • The Saffir-Simpson Tropical Cyclone Scale for the Tropical Pacific (Chip Guard & Mark Lander)
  • The Nature and Structure of Tropical Cyclones (Hong Kong Observatory)
  • Sizes of Tropical Cyclones (Typhoon2000.com)
  • Tracking and Forecasting Tropical Cyclones (Hong Kong Observatory)
  • The Philippine Forecast Areas (used in PAGASA Bulletins) (PAGASA)
  • Weather Calculators (wind speed, pressure, temp, etc.) (Florida State University)


  • TROPICAL CYCLONE METEOROLOGY & WEATHER GLOSSARY:
  • Microwave Analysis of Tropical Cyclones (for Operational Forecaster) (NOAA/Comet/NRL, USA)
  • The Global Guide to Tropical Cyclone Forecasting (Bureau of Meteorology, Australia)
  • Tropical Cyclone Forecaster's Reference Guide (Naval Research Lab, California)
  • AMS Glossary Of Meterology (American Meteorological Society, USA)
  • Meteorological Myths [Bad Meteorology] (Penn State Univ/Alistair Frasier)
  • Online Guide To Meteorology (University of Illinois, USA)
  • Hurricane/Typhoon Glossary (National Hurricane Center)
  • Tropical Cyclone Terminologies & Other Weather Definitions (Typhoon2000.com)
  • The Dvorak Technique Explained (NOAA Satellite Services Division)
  • Introduction to Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) (Wikipedia)
  • Dvorak Current Intensity Chart (NOAA Satellite Services Division)
  • Objective Dvorak Technique (ODT) (CIMSS, Univ. of Wisconsin)
  • Breaking the Typhoon Rules: A Spotlight on Typhoon VAMEI (Dec. 2001) (JPL-NASA)
  • Meteorology Education & Training (MetEd) (NOAA/Comet, USA)


  • TYPHOON2000 INFORMATION & RESEARCH ARTICLES:
  • Typhoon 2000 - Dependable Forecaster (Jose Ma. J. Fernandez, Manila Bulletin)
  • The Maverick Meteorologist of Naga City (Davis Instruments, USA)
  • Michael Padua: One-man Weather Center (Alcuin Papa/Philippine Daily Inquirer)
  • Texting Typhoon Update (Alcuin Papa/Philippine Daily Inquirer)
  • MIKE V. PADUA: Hope of Naga (Naga City Science High School)
  • In Bicol, A Private Center Warns Govt Of Coming Storms (GMANews.TV)
  • An Interview With "Mr. Typhoon" (Jeonoah Kali A. Fornoles)
  • Bicolandia's Weather Man (Ronald James Panis, PhilippineNews.com)
  • Michael Padua: Mr. Typhoon's Latest Weather Forecast (Bicol Homepage)
  • Factors that contributed to Typhoon Xangsane/Milenyo's Rapid Intensification (2006)
  • Eye to Eye with Typhoon Muifa/Unding: Michael V. Padua's Personal Encounter
  • Timely warnings from "Mr. Typhoon" (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Juan Escandor)
  • STY ANGELA's (ROSING) Peak Wind Gusts & Minimun Pressure Distribution across Luzon
  • Have there been any typhoons stronger than Super Typhoon Tip? in adobe acrobat .pdf file
  • Chasing Super Typhoon Babs: Dr. Karl Hoarau's Personal Experience
  • Eco-Friendly, Modification of Severe Tropical Cyclone: A Theory (Deepak Bhatt-Acharya, India)
  • Basic Tracks of Tropical Cyclones (William J. Kotsch & Richard Henderson, 1984)
  • Tropical Cyclone's Key Motion Concepts
  • Environment Structure Affecting the Motion of Tropical Cyclones
  • 1998 Season: A Quiet Year?
  • Western North Pacific Tropical Cyclone Intensity & ENSO (Suzana J. Camargo & Adam H. Sobel) in adobe acrobat .pdf file
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