【Windy.com】Hurricane Tracker displays typhoon forecasts
Use the Hurricane Tracker to view typhoon forecasts on [Windy.com].
To use the Hurricane Tracker, click on the icon just below the button labeled “3D” in the vertical line of icons in the upper right corner of the screen.
The Hurricane Tracker screen is then displayed, with typhoon information superimposed.
Hurricane Tracker provides up-to-date information on tropical cyclones in the Atlantic, Eastern Pacific, Western Pacific, Indian Ocean, and Southern Hemisphere, view tracking charts, check forecasts to get the latest position and intensity, or view satellite images.
【Windy.com】Forecast for Typhoon Lan (Typhoon No. 7)
Today, as of August 10, 2023, Typhoon Khanun (Typhoon No. 6) is headed from Japan to South Korea and the new Typhoon Lan (Typhoon No. 7) is heading toward Japan, and the [Windy.com] forecast for Typhoon No. 7 is as follows.
Note: The name “Lan” for Typhoon No. 7 was proposed by the United States and is taken from the Marshallese word for “storm” (the language of the Marshall Islands in the Northwest Pacific).
When the Hurricane Tracker is displayed, the left side shows a list of currently occurring typhoons and tropical storms.
As an example, click on Typhoon No. 6 (Khanun) to see the forecast below.
Typhoon Check time lapse
Windy.com predicts wind movement from now to 10 days from now.
At the bottom of the screen, there is a timescale starting from the current time, and clicking the play button will show you how the wind direction and strength will change in the future.
Animation is also enabled in the Hurricane Tracker mode, so it can be superimposed on the projected path map to make it easier to visualize.
Below is the projected path of Typhoon No. 7 for Sunday, August 13.
Comparison of different typhoon forecast paths by weather forecasting agency
In the list of hurricane trackers, there are four buttons: JMA, UKM, BoM-A, and ECMWF.
By switching between these buttons, you can see the differences in typhoon path forecasts by weather forecasting agency.
Japan Meteorological Agency
Bureau Of Meteorology Australia
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts
UKM （ United Kingdom Meteorological ）
Expected rainfall of typhoon
Windy.com’s default display is wind, but you can also view rainfall forecasts by selecting Rain, Lightning from the icons on the right side of the screen.
Recently, floods and landslides have been occurring in many parts of the world due to global warming．
Especially during typhoons, very large amounts of rainfall are expected, so please check windy.com in advance.
[Windy.com] Hurricane Tracker for advance typhoon cheering!
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The mobile version also provides valuable information, so please use it together with weather information on TV, etc. for disaster prevention.