Table of Contents

Begin

I. Introduction

This case study will cover Xynthia, a storm that developed and evolved over the North Atlantic in late February 2010.

Go »

II. Xynthia's life cycle

In this chapter the life cycle of Xynthia is discussed. Each ASCAT pass focuses on a different phase of storm development.

Go »

III. Final remarks on Xynthia and ASCAT

Xynthia´s life cycle was initiated by an explosive cyclogenesis. This summary will show the usefulness of ASCAT observations for analyzing Xynthia in near-real time.

Go »

IV. Interactive overlays

This chapter will allow you to make your own overlays for the six ASCAT passes discussed in this case study.

Go »

V. References/Bibliography

Let these comprehensive documents in the references assist you in learning more about the material discussed in this case study.

Go »