Public Information Statements
The Hurricane Network in New York City
Public Information Statement
The Hurricane Network New York NY
400 PM EDT Wed June 10 2020
...The Hurricane Network Cleveland will begin continuance of
advisories for inland tropical depressions on June 30 2020...
The Hurricane Network has made internal changes to our forecast
product suite to now allow the continuance of public advisories for
tropical cyclones that move inland and weakened to tropical
depression status. These public advisories will be issued under the
same FWX headers as the normal advisory packages issued by The
Hurricane Network. However, these public advisories will be issued
solely from The Hurricane Network satellite office in Cleveland, OH.
The advisories will be issued every six hours, specifically at 0300
UTC, 0900 UTC, 1500 UTC, and 2100 UTC. However, special public
advisories could be issued to update storm information when needed.
Based on social science research of inland tropical depressions,
Tropical Cyclone Discussions will not be issued for inland tropical
So The Hurricane Network can continue updating information on these
inland tropical cyclone advisories, there will be minor changes with
the text inside the advisories, these changes can be found below:
* Under the "WARNINGS AND WATCHES" headline, inland products from
the National Weather Service will be posted such as flood
headlines and wind headlines.
* Under the "LAND IMPACTS" headline, the hazard statement titles for
"SURGE" and "TORNADOES" will be changed to "COASTAL FLOODING" and
"SEVERE STORMS", respectfully.
An example of an inland Tropical Depression public advisory with
these changes can be found at the following URL in PDF format:
Advisories for inland tropical depressions will begin on June 30
2020. Until this change is executed, advisories for inland tropical
depressions will be through the NWS Weather Prediction Center.
Please send any comments or feedback regarding this change to the
following point of contacts:
Tropical Program Director
The Hurricane Network
Warning Coordination Meteorologist
The Hurricane Network
Central Pacific Center in Hilo, Hawaii