Tropical cyclone forecast error charts - north Atlantic Ocean

The graphs below show a variety of measures of forecast errors and forecast skill for the Met Office global model forecasts of tropical cyclones in the North Atlantic region.

For those not familiar with the types of error statistics used in tropical cyclone forecast assessment and their sign conventions a diagrammatic explanation is available.

North Atlantic forecast positional errors .

North Atlantic track forecast skill .

Last updated: 11 January 2013