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Unisys Hurricane Data?

#1 Postby AnnularCane » Mon Mar 04, 2019 5:59 pm

Does the Unisys hurricane track archive still exist? I can't seem to find it anymore, and just get some website that I'm not sure is about weather at all.
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Re: Unisys Hurricane Data?

#2 Postby NotSparta » Mon Mar 04, 2019 7:20 pm

AnnularCane wrote:Does the Unisys hurricane track archive still exist? I can't seem to find it anymore, and just get some website that I'm not sure is about weather at all.


I don't think so, unfortunately
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Re: Unisys Hurricane Data?

#3 Postby wxman57 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:58 am

From their new website, it appears you can BUY it from them. If you're mainly concerned about the Atlantic basin, then the Hurricane Research Division has a website with lots of data:

http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/hurdat/Data_Storm.html

Here are the track maps from 1851:
http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/hurdat/DataByYearandStorm.html
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Re: Unisys Hurricane Data?

#4 Postby AnnularCane » Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:52 am

Thanks wxman57. Every once in a while I want to see the EPAC too, but mainly the Atlantic, so I guess this will do well enough! 8-)
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Re: Unisys Hurricane Data?

#5 Postby 1900hurricane » Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:19 am

Wikipedia is also a great resource if you wish to view tropical cyclone tracks. It is, in my opinion, way better than anything Unisys offered.

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Re: Unisys Hurricane Data?

#6 Postby gigabite » Sun Apr 07, 2019 7:24 pm

I found this site it automatically plots named storms and at the bottom of the page the tract coordinates are listed and can be captured.

https://www.accuweather.com/en/hurricane/tracker
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Re: Unisys Hurricane Data?

#7 Postby TheAustinMan » Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:20 am

The NOAA Office of Coastal Management maintains a global track archive: https://coast.noaa.gov/hurricanes/ Clicking on storm tracks or search query results allows you to view basic time, pressure, and wind information. Search results can also be filtered by location, time of year, strength, and basin.
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