Dvorak Guide

Resources:
Click >>here<< to download PowerPoint Training 
slides used at AFWA for the Dvorak Analysis (approx. 6.5MB)
Click >>here<< to download PowerPoint Training slides 
used at AFWA for overall Tropical Cyclone Introductory training (approx. 29.2MB) 

The following graphics are the standard Dvorak Flowcharts used at AFWA 
(These are enhanced versions of the original flowcharts developed by Vernon Dvorak, 1984):

  Dvorak Enhanced Infrared Analysis Flowchart
  Enlarged Dvorak Enhanced Infrared Analysis  
Flowchart
  Dvorak Visual Analysis 
Flowchart
  Relationship between Current Intensity and Mean Wind 
Speed
For a more detailed, step by step rundown on the Dvorak Method, please see the following web pages:
Enhanced Infrared Method 
Visual Method

For More information, contact:


Paul  McCrone, Meteorologist
HQ Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center (FNMOC) 
Meteorological Data Ingest Team/Satellites
Office Code: N34
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Monterey- CA 93943-5501



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