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    JHT Overview

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Joint Hurricane Testbed is to transfer more rapidly and smoothly new technology, research results, and observational advances of the United States Weather Research Program (USWRP), its sponsoring agencies, the academic community and other groups into improved tropical cyclone analysis and prediction at operational centers.


    1 August 2019: New JHT projects (Round 10 FY19-22) announced.

    25 October 2018: The Office of Weather & Air Quality has published its fiscal year 2019 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
    (NOAA-OAR-OWAQ-2019-2005820) on Grants.Gov. JHT LOIs are due 11/9.

    1 November 2017: New JHT projects (Round 9 FY17-19) announced.

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    Main Activities


    Please see the Joint Hurricane Testbed Terms of Reference (PDF) for more background information.