Hurricane Fred (2015): Cape Verde's first Hurricane in modern times: Observations, impacts, and lessons learned

Gregory S. Jenkins, Ester Brito, Emanuel Soares, Sen Chiao, Jose Pimenta Lima, Benvendo Tavares, Angelo Cardoso, Francisco Evora, Maria Monteiro

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Surface and satellite observations along with WRF Model forecasts provide a unique view of Hurricane Fred, the first to strike Cape Verde in 124 years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2603-2618
Number of pages16
JournalBulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2017


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atmospheric Science

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