Atlantic:

Model Listing


The following is not a complete listing of models, though it does contain many of the models that you will see released in the National Hurricane Center's (NHC) public model files. Some of the models that the NHC uses below are rarely released into the public model file for a storm, at least while the storm is active.

We use a variety of sources for the below data.

- Techlist files on NOAA's server
- Annual National Hurricane Center Forecast Verification Reports
- NHC Forecast Model Information (a page which has a lot of information about models)

We only include extra information when it is provided specifically about that model. Even though some of the blanks could easily be filled in on some of the models, we chose not to unless the information was available specifically for that model in reliable documentation that we could find.

Some of the models below are deprecated, meaning they are no longer used. We include them in case our system generates historical data that may contain that particular model.

Consensus models listed below, that are a combination of other models, could change at any time, such as year to year. When available, the year the consensus membership was last verified to be correct for is noted.

You can select a model name or type in the list below to view the models associated with it. This page is automatically created which is why it is not formatted in the most friendly way possible.

Beta and Advection Models
Trajectory Models

BAMS - Beta and Advection Model, shallow layer (NHC) ( more )
Type: Single-layer trajectory
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the Beta and Advection Models have not appeared since early 2017 in a model file.
BAMM - Beta and Advection Model, medium layer (NHC) ( more )
Type: Single-layer trajectory
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the Beta and Advection Models have not appeared since early 2017 in a model file.
BAMD - Beta and Advection Model, deep layer (NHC) ( more )
Type: Single-layer trajectory
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the Beta and Advection Models have not appeared since early 2017 in a model file.

CARQ
Combined ARQ (Automated Response to Query) Position

CARQ - Combined ARQ (Automated Response to Query) Position ( more )
Note: This contains the center position in a storm's model file in the ATCF system.

CLIPER and SHIFOR
Climatology and Persistence model and Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast model

OCD5 - CLP5 (track) and DSF5 (intensity) models merged ( more )
Combination of CLP5 and Decay-SHIFOR run on operational inputs
CLP5 - CLIPER5 (Climatology and Persistence model 5 day)
DSF5 - DSHIFOR5 (Decay Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast, Climatology and Persistence model 5 day)

Type: Statistical baseline
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
BCD5 - Best Track Decay (Only available post-season) ( more )
Combination of CLP5 and Decay-SHIFOR run on operational inputs
OCS5 - 5-day CLIPER / SHIFOR in operational mode, rerun using CARQ data ( more )
"5-day CLIPER (Aberson, 1998) / SHIFOR (DeMaria and Knaff, 2001) in operational mode, rerun using CARQ data." Source.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model OCS5 has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.

CLIPER
Climatology and Persistence model

CLIP - CLImatology and PERsistance model 3-day
CLP5 - CLImatology and PERsistance model 5-day (CLIPER5) ( more )
Type: Statistical baseline
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
TCLP - Trajectory CLImatology and PERsistance (CLIPER) model 7-day

COAMPS
NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System

COCE - NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System (COAMPS) Caribbean / East Pacific grid ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model COCE has not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
COEI - COAMPS Caribbean / East Pacific grid (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model COEI has not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
COE2 - COAMPS Caribbean / East Pacific grid (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model COE2 has not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
COAL - NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System (COAMPS) Atlantic grid ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model COAL has not appeared since 2008 in a model file.
COAI - COAMPS Atlantic grid (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model COAI has not appeared since 2008 in a model file.
COA2 - COAMPS Atlantic grid (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
NRL's Coupled Ocean / Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model COA2 has not appeared since 2008 in a model file.

Canadian (CMC/GEM)
Global Environmental Multiscale model from the Canadian Meteorological Centre

CMC - Canadian global model, GEM Global Deterministic Prediction System (GDPS) ( more )
Global Environmental Multiscale (GEM) Global Deterministic Prediction System (GDPS)
Canadian Meteorological Centre

Type: Multi-layered global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
CMCI - Canadian global model, GEM GDPS (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Global Environmental Multiscale (GEM) Global Deterministic Prediction System (GDPS)
Canadian Meteorological Centre

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
CMC2 - Canadian global model, GEM GDPS (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Global Environmental Multiscale (GEM) Global Deterministic Prediction System (GDPS)
Canadian Meteorological Centre

Canadian Ensemble
Canadian Meteorological Centre

CEMN - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) Mean
CEMI - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) Mean (Interpolated 6 hours)
CEM2 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) Mean (Interpolated 12 hours)
CC00 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) Control Member (Canadian model Ensemble Control Member)
CP01 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +01 member
CP02 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +02 member
CP03 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +03 member
CP04 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +04 member
CP05 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +05 member
CP06 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +06 member
CP07 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +07 member
CP08 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +08 member
CP09 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +09 member
CP10 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +10 member
CP11 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +11 member
CP12 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +12 member
CP13 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +13 member
CP14 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +14 member
CP15 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +15 member
CP16 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +16 member
CP17 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +17 member
CP18 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +18 member
CP19 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +19 member
CP20 - CMC Global Ensemble Prediction System (GEPS) +20 member

Consensus Models

TVCN - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2017, consensus of at least two of: AVNI, EGRI, HWFI, EMXI, CTCI) ( more )
Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
TVCA - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2019, consensus of at least two of: AVNI, EGRI, HWFI, EMXI, CTCI) ( more )
Type: Consensus
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

"It is intended that TCOA/TVCA would be the primary consensus aids for the Atlantic basin and TCOE/TVCE would be primary for the eastern Pacific." Source.

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
TVCE - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2018, consensus of at least two of: AVNI, EGRI, HWFI, EMXI, CTCI, EMNI, HMNI) ( more )
Type: Consensus
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

"It is intended that TCOA/TVCA would be the primary consensus aids for the Atlantic basin and TCOE/TVCE would be primary for the eastern Pacific." Source.

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
TVCC - Corrected TVCN Consensus ( more )
Version of TVCN corrected for model biases

Type: Corrected consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
TVCP - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2016, consensus of at least two of: AVNI, EGRI, GHMI, HWFI, CTCI) ( more )
Type: Consensus
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hoursIn reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model TVCP has not appeared since 2016 in a model file.

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
GFEX - Consensus Track Guidance (Consensus of AVNI and EMXI) ( more )
Public access restricted due to agreement with the data provider.

Consensus Model Methods: Simple average track forecasts
Cycle Frequency: 6 hr (120 hr)
Parameters forecast: Track
TVCX - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2017, consensus of at least two of: AVNI, EMXI (double weight), HWFI, CTCI, EGRI) ( more )
In some of the NHC's model verification files, it is listed as EMXI and average of at least two of AVNI, EMXI, HWFI, CTCI, EGRI. In some other model verification files, it says average of at least two of AVNI, EMXI (double weight), HWFI, CTCI, EGRI. It's unclear if EMXI is always included.

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
TVCY - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2016, consensus of at least two of: AVNIx2, EGRI, GHMI, HWFI, EMXIx2, CTCI) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model TVCY has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
ICON - Intensity Consensus (For 2016, consensus of all: DSHP + LGEM + GHMI + HWFI) - This is not German DWD ICON model ( more )
All Required
Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Intensity

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
IVCN - Intensity Consensus (For 2017, consensus of at least two of: DSHP, LGEM, HWFI, HMNI, CTCI) ( more )
Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Intensity

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
IVCR - Intensity Consensus (Consensus of at least two of: DSHP / LGEM / GHMI / HWFI / RI?? (RI25 or RI30 or RI35 or RI40) + CTCI)
IVRI - Intensity Consensus (Consensus of five: DHSP / LGEM / GHMI / HWFI / CTCI / RI?? (RI25 or RI30 or RI35 or RI40)
HCCA - HFIP Corrected Consensus Approach model (For 2016: AEMI, AVNI, CTCI, DSHP, EGRI, EMNI, EMXI, HWFI, LGEM) ( more )
Public access restricted due to agreement with the data provider.

Cycle Frequency: 6 hr (120 hr)
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

Consensus Model Methods: Positive/negative weighting coefficients; better performing models receive large weight

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
RVCN - Wind Radii Consensus (For 2019 consensus composition: AHNI, HHFI, EHHI, CHCI) ( more )
Ensemble Members: AHNI, HHFI, EHHI, CHCI (FV3GFS, HWRF, ECMWF, COAMPS-TC)
Consensus Model Methods: Multi-model wind radii, bias corrected initial wind
NHC Forecast Parameter: 34-kt wind radii

A previous description from the NHC for this model was: R34 Wind Radii Consensus

For more information, see PDF page 124 in the file here.

We last reviewed this consensus model in June 2021. The consensus members were valid through, and including, 2019. (from the 2019 NHC model verification report)
NNIC - Neural Network Intensity Consensus (Neural network weight of input models DSHP, LGEM, HWFI and AVNI; also contains other inputs) ( more )
Neural network with one hidden layer with four model inputs. Other inputs: vertical shear, SST, persistence (Note: We are trying to get confirmation if this contains any other inputs.)

See the three separate PDF files here (PDF page 17), here (PDF page 9) and here (PDF page 14), which each contain a slide or two about the NNIC model.
NNIB - Neural Network Intensity Baseline Consensus (Equal weight of input models DSHP, LGEM, HWFI and AVNI; also contains other inputs) ( more )
Equal weight (average) of four model inputs. Other inputs: vertical shear, SST, persistence (Note: We are trying to get confirmation that this contains these other inputs and if it contains any other inputs.)
RYOC - Forecaster Created Consensus Guidance (any model combination)
MYOC - Forecaster Created Consensus Guidance (any model combination)

DeMaria Radii CLIPER model

DRCL - DeMaria Radii Climatology and Persistence (CLIPER) model
DRCI - DeMaria Radii Climatology and Persistence (CLIPER) model (Interpolated 6 hours)

ECMWF Ensemble [GTS tracker]
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

ECME - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Control Member [GTS tracker] ( more )
GTS - Global Telecommunication System
EE01 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +01 member [GTS tracker]
EE02 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +02 member [GTS tracker]
EE03 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +03 member [GTS tracker]
EE04 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +04 member [GTS tracker]
EE05 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +05 member [GTS tracker]
EE06 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +06 member [GTS tracker]
EE07 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +07 member [GTS tracker]
EE08 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +08 member [GTS tracker]
EE09 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +09 member [GTS tracker]
EE10 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +10 member [GTS tracker]
EE11 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +11 member [GTS tracker]
EE12 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +12 member [GTS tracker]
EE13 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +13 member [GTS tracker]
EE14 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +14 member [GTS tracker]
EE15 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +15 member [GTS tracker]
EE16 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +16 member [GTS tracker]
EE17 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +17 member [GTS tracker]
EE18 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +18 member [GTS tracker]
EE19 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +19 member [GTS tracker]
EE20 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +20 member [GTS tracker]
EE21 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +21 member [GTS tracker]
EE22 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +22 member [GTS tracker]
EE23 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +23 member [GTS tracker]
EE24 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +24 member [GTS tracker]
EE25 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +25 member [GTS tracker]
EE26 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +26 member [GTS tracker]
EE27 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +27 member [GTS tracker]
EE28 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +28 member [GTS tracker]
EE29 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +29 member [GTS tracker]
EE30 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +30 member [GTS tracker]
EE31 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +31 member [GTS tracker]
EE32 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +32 member [GTS tracker]
EE33 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +33 member [GTS tracker]
EE34 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +34 member [GTS tracker]
EE35 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +35 member [GTS tracker]
EE36 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +36 member [GTS tracker]
EE37 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +37 member [GTS tracker]
EE38 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +38 member [GTS tracker]
EE39 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +39 member [GTS tracker]
EE40 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +40 member [GTS tracker]
EE41 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +41 member [GTS tracker]
EE42 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +42 member [GTS tracker]
EE43 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +43 member [GTS tracker]
EE44 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +44 member [GTS tracker]
EE45 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +45 member [GTS tracker]
EE46 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +46 member [GTS tracker]
EE47 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +47 member [GTS tracker]
EE48 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +48 member [GTS tracker]
EE49 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +49 member [GTS tracker]
EE50 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +50 member [GTS tracker]

ECMWF Ensemble [NCEP tracker]
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

EEMN - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Mean [NCEP tracker] ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

Public access restricted due to agreement with the data provider.

Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Late
Cycle/Run Frequency: 12 hr (360 hr), 00/12 UTC
Parameters forecast: Track
EMNI - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Mean [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 6 hours)
EMN2 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Mean [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 12 hours)
EMN3 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Mean [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 18 hours)
EMN4 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Mean [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 24 hours)
EC00 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) Control Member [NCEP tracker]
EN01 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +01 member [NCEP tracker]
EN02 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +02 member [NCEP tracker]
EN03 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +03 member [NCEP tracker]
EN04 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +04 member [NCEP tracker]
EN05 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +05 member [NCEP tracker]
EN06 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +06 member [NCEP tracker]
EN07 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +07 member [NCEP tracker]
EN08 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +08 member [NCEP tracker]
EN09 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +09 member [NCEP tracker]
EN10 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +10 member [NCEP tracker]
EN11 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +11 member [NCEP tracker]
EN12 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +12 member [NCEP tracker]
EN13 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +13 member [NCEP tracker]
EN14 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +14 member [NCEP tracker]
EN15 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +15 member [NCEP tracker]
EN16 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +16 member [NCEP tracker]
EN17 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +17 member [NCEP tracker]
EN18 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +18 member [NCEP tracker]
EN19 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +19 member [NCEP tracker]
EN20 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +20 member [NCEP tracker]
EN21 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +21 member [NCEP tracker]
EN22 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +22 member [NCEP tracker]
EN23 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +23 member [NCEP tracker]
EN24 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +24 member [NCEP tracker]
EN25 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +25 member [NCEP tracker]
EP01 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +26 member [NCEP tracker]
EP02 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +27 member [NCEP tracker]
EP03 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +28 member [NCEP tracker]
EP04 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +29 member [NCEP tracker]
EP05 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +30 member [NCEP tracker]
EP06 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +31 member [NCEP tracker]
EP07 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +32 member [NCEP tracker]
EP08 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +33 member [NCEP tracker]
EP09 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +34 member [NCEP tracker]
EP10 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +35 member [NCEP tracker]
EP11 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +36 member [NCEP tracker]
EP12 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +37 member [NCEP tracker]
EP13 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +38 member [NCEP tracker]
EP14 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +39 member [NCEP tracker]
EP15 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +40 member [NCEP tracker]
EP16 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +41 member [NCEP tracker]
EP17 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +42 member [NCEP tracker]
EP18 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +43 member [NCEP tracker]
EP19 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +44 member [NCEP tracker]
EP20 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +45 member [NCEP tracker]
EP21 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +46 member [NCEP tracker]
EP22 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +47 member [NCEP tracker]
EP23 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +48 member [NCEP tracker]
EP24 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +49 member [NCEP tracker]
EP25 - ECMWF Ensemble Prediction System (EPS) +50 member [NCEP tracker]

ECMWF
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

ECM - ECMWF global model
ECMI - ECMWF global model (Interpolated 6 hours)
ECM2 - ECMWF global model (Interpolated 12 hours)
EMX - ECMWF global model [NCEP tracker] ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

Public access restricted due to agreement with the data provider.

Type: Multi-layered global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Cycle/Run Frequency: 12 hr (240hr), 00/12 UTC
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
EMXI - ECMWF global model [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
EMX2 - ECMWF global model [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
ECMO - ECMWF global model [GTS tracker] ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

GTS - Global Telecommunication System
ECOI - ECMWF global model [GTS tracker] (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

GTS - Global Telecommunication System
ECO2 - ECMWF global model [GTS tracker] (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

GTS - Global Telecommunication System

Florida State University Super-ensemble Corrected Consensus

FSSE - Florida State University Super-ensemble Corrected Consensus ( more )
Public access restricted due to agreement with the data provider.

Cycle Frequency: 6 hr (120 hr)
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

Ensemble Consenus Members (according to NHC model page): AVNI / EMXI / HWFI / CTCI / EGRI / NGPI
FSSI - Florida State University Super-ensemble (Interpolated 6 hours)

GEFS
NWS / Global Ensemble Forecast System (previously GFS Global Ensemble)

AEMN - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) Mean ( more )
Previously known as GFS Global Ensemble (GENS)

Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Late
NHC Forecast Paramter: Track
AEMI - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) Mean (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Previous cycle AEMN, adjusted

Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Early
NHC Forecast Paramter: Track
AEM2 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) Mean (Interpolated 12 hours)
AC00 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) Control Member
AP01 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +01 member
AP02 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +02 member
AP03 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +03 member
AP04 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +04 member
AP05 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +05 member
AP06 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +06 member
AP07 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +07 member
AP08 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +08 member
AP09 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +09 member
AP10 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +10 member
AP11 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +11 member
AP12 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +12 member
AP13 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +13 member
AP14 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +14 member
AP15 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +15 member
AP16 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +16 member
AP17 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +17 member
AP18 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +18 member
AP19 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +19 member
AP20 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +20 member
AP21 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +21 member
AP22 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +22 member
AP23 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +23 member
AP24 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +24 member
AP25 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +25 member
AP26 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +26 member
AP27 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +27 member
AP28 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +28 member
AP29 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +29 member
AP30 - Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS) +30 member
AN01 - GFS Ensemble -01 member ( more )
Note: This may not be a part of the Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS), which used to be named the GFS Global Ensemble. The name "AN01" was verified to be "GFS Ensemble -01 member" in a 2007 email with someone from the National Hurricane Center. In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the models AN01 through AN05 have not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
AN02 - GFS Ensemble -02 member ( more )
Note: This may not be a part of the Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS), which used to be named the GFS Global Ensemble. The name "AN01" was verified to be "GFS Ensemble -01 member" in a 2007 email with someone from the National Hurricane Center. In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the models AN01 through AN05 have not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
AN03 - GFS Ensemble -03 member ( more )
Note: This may not be a part of the Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS), which used to be named the GFS Global Ensemble. The name "AN01" was verified to be "GFS Ensemble -01 member" in a 2007 email with someone from the National Hurricane Center. In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the models AN01 through AN05 have not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
AN04 - GFS Ensemble -04 member ( more )
Note: This may not be a part of the Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS), which used to be named the GFS Global Ensemble. The name "AN01" was verified to be "GFS Ensemble -01 member" in a 2007 email with someone from the National Hurricane Center. In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the models AN01 through AN05 have not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
AN05 - GFS Ensemble -05 member ( more )
Note: This may not be a part of the Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS), which used to be named the GFS Global Ensemble. The name "AN01" was verified to be "GFS Ensemble -01 member" in a 2007 email with someone from the National Hurricane Center. In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the models AN01 through AN05 have not appeared since 2006 in a model file.
AMMN - GFS New Ensemble Mean ( more )
NWS / Global Forecast System

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the model AMMN has not appeared since 2005 in a model file.

GFDL (Retired in early 2017)
NWS / Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory Model

GFDL - NWS / Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL model) ( more )
Type: Multi-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
GFDI - Previous cycle GFDL, adjusted (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
NWS / Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
GFD2 - GFDL model (Interpolated 12 hours)
GHMI - GFDL using variable intensity offset (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Previous cycle GFDL, adjusted using a variable intensity offset correction that is a function of forecast time. Note that for track, GHMI and GFDI are identical. (Interpolated 6 hours)
NWS / Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
GHM2 - GFDL using variable intensity offset (Interpolated 12 hours)
GFDT - GFDL using [NCEP tracker]
GFTI - GFDL using [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 6 hours)
GFT2 - GFDL using [NCEP tracker] (Interpolated 12 hours)
GFDN - Navy version of GFDL model ( more )
(GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory)

Type: Multi-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
GFNI - Navy version of GFDL model (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Previous cycle GFDN, adjusted
(GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory)

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
GFN2 - Navy version of GFDL model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
(GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory)
GFD5 - Parallel version of GFDL
GF5I - Parallel version of GFDL (Interpolated 6 hours)
GF52 - Parallel version of GFDL (Interpolated 12 hours)
GFDE - GFDL model with ECMWF fields ( more )
From 2013 onwards. Historically, this identifer was previously used for GFDL model with Emmanuel convective parm
GFEI - GFDL model with ECMWF fields (Interpolated 6 hours)
GFE2 - GFDL model with ECMWF fields (Interpolated 12 hours)

GFDL Ensemble
NWS / Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory Model

GPMN - GFDL Ensemble Mean ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Ensemble mean of member numbers 01 to 11 computed at each lead time where the member availability is at least 4 (40% threshold)
GPMI - GFDL Ensemble Mean (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Timeliness: Early version of GPMN using GFDL interpolator
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
GPM2 - GFDL Ensemble Mean (Interpolated 12 hours)
GP00 - GFDL Ensemble +00 Control ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Control forecast (based on NCEP 2015 operational GFDL)
GP01 - GFDL Ensemble +01 member (unbogussed) ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Opposite vortex bogussing method of the ensemble control model (i.e., runs unbogussed when the control runs bogussed, and vice versa)
GP02 - GFDL Ensemble +02 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Increase NHC-observed Vmax 10%, 34-kt radii 25%, 50-kt radii 40%, ROCI 25%
GP03 - GFDL Ensemble +03 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Decrease NHC-observed Vmax 10%, 34-kt radii 25%, 50-kt radii 40%, ROCI 25%
GP04 - GFDL Ensemble +04 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Modification to increase inner-core moisture by a max of 10%
GP05 - GFDL Ensemble +05 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Modification to decrease inner-core moisture by a max of 10%
GP06 - GFDL Ensemble +06 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Increase SSTs by a max of 3C within the initial extent of the TC
GP07 - GFDL Ensemble +07 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Decrease SSTs by a max of 3C within the initial extent of the TC
GP08 - GFDL Ensemble +08 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Surface physics modification: GFDL 2011 operational formulation of CD & CH (surface drag and enthalpy exchange coefficients)
GP09 - GFDL Ensemble +09 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Surface physics modification: HWRF 2015 operational formulation of CH (surface enthalpy exchange coefficient)
GP10 - GFDL Ensemble +10 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Physics modification: Effectively increase mean boundary layer depth
GP11 - GFDL Ensemble +11 member ( more )
For 2015 ens. membership: Physics modification: Effectively decrease mean boundary layer depth
GP12 - GFDL Ensemble +12 member
GP13 - GFDL Ensemble +13 member
GP14 - GFDL Ensemble +14 member
GP15 - GFDL Ensemble +15 member
GP16 - GFDL Ensemble +16 member
GP17 - GFDL Ensemble +17 member
G00I - GFDL Ensemble +00 Control (Interpolated 6 hours)
G01I - GFDL Ensemble +01 member, unbogussed (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
NHC Desc: GFDL ensemble member with no bogus vortex.
G02I - GFDL Ensemble +02 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G03I - GFDL Ensemble +03 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G04I - GFDL Ensemble +04 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G05I - GFDL Ensemble +05 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G06I - GFDL Ensemble +06 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G07I - GFDL Ensemble +07 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G08I - GFDL Ensemble +08 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G09I - GFDL Ensemble +09 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G10I - GFDL Ensemble +10 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G11I - GFDL Ensemble +11 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G12I - GFDL Ensemble +12 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G13I - GFDL Ensemble +13 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G14I - GFDL Ensemble +14 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G15I - GFDL Ensemble +15 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G16I - GFDL Ensemble +16 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G17I - GFDL Ensemble +17 member (Interpolated 6 hours)
G002 - GFDL Ensemble +00 Control (Interpolated 12 hours)
G012 - GFDL Ensemble +01 member, unbogussed (Interpolated 12 hours)
G022 - GFDL Ensemble +02 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G032 - GFDL Ensemble +03 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G042 - GFDL Ensemble +04 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G052 - GFDL Ensemble +05 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G062 - GFDL Ensemble +06 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G072 - GFDL Ensemble +07 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G082 - GFDL Ensemble +08 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G092 - GFDL Ensemble +09 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G102 - GFDL Ensemble +10 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G112 - GFDL Ensemble +11 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G122 - GFDL Ensemble +12 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G132 - GFDL Ensemble +13 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G142 - GFDL Ensemble +14 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G152 - GFDL Ensemble +15 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G162 - GFDL Ensemble +16 member (Interpolated 12 hours)
G172 - GFDL Ensemble +17 member (Interpolated 12 hours)

GFS
NWS / Global Forecast System

AVNO - Global Forecast System (GFS global model) ( more )
National Weather Service (NWS)

As of 2019, has a new dynamical core called the Finite-Volume Cubed-Sphere (FV3).

Type: Multi-layered global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Cycle/Run Frequency: 6 hr (240 hr), 00/06/12/18 UTC
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity

Also known by the identifier "GFSO". (About "AVN" part: "The Aviation model (120-hour numerical model of the atmosphere). The output from this model is now part of what is known as the GFS model." Source.)
AVNI - Previous cycle GFS model, adjusted (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
National Weather Service (NWS)

NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
AVN2 - GFS model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
National Weather Service (NWS)
AVXO - GFS Model 10-day tracker ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model only appeared in 2010.
AVXI - GFS Model 10-day tracker (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model only appeared in 2010.
AVX2 - GFS Model 10-day tracker (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model only appeared in 2010.
A4PS - PSU ARW w/Doppler 2011 version ( more )
Penn State University 4.5 km; TDR (Tail Doppler Radar) assimilated
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
A4PI - PSU ARW w/Doppler 2011 version (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
PSU 4.5 km; TDR assimilated
Timeliness: Early version of A4PS
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
A4P2 - PSU ARW w/Doppler 2011 version (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
AHW4 - SUNY Advanced Hurricane WRF (NCAR Hurricane Regional Model) ( more )
NCAR (National Center for Atmospheric Research) / MMM (Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology) - SUNY (University at Albany)
4-km AHW
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.
AHWI - SUNY Advanced Hurricane WRF (NCAR Hurricane Regional Model) (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
NCAR / MMM - SUNY
4-km AHW
Timeliness: Early version of AHW4
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.
AHW2 - SUNY Advanced Hurricane WRF (NCAR Hurricane Regional Model) (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
NCAR / MMM - SUNY
4-km AHW
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.
APSU - PSU ARW w/Doppler ( more )
Penn State University 3 km; TDR (Tail Doppler Radar) assimilated
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
APSI - PSU ARW w/Doppler (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
PSU 3 km; TDR assimilated
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
APS2 - PSU ARW w/Doppler (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
PSU 3 km; TDR assimilated
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
COTC - NRL COAMPS-TC model (Navy Regional Hurricane Model) ( more )
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.
COTI - NRL COAMPS-TC model (Navy Regional Hurricane Model) (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Timeliness: Early version of COTC
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.
COT2 - NRL COAMPS-TC model (Navy Regional Hurricane Model) (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
CTCX - NRL COAMPS-TC 5km model (experimental version)
CTCI - NRL COAMPS-TC 5km model (experimental version) (Interpolated 6 hours)
CTC2 - NRL COAMPS-TC 5km model (experimental version) (Interpolated 12 hours)
FIM9 - ESRL FIM (Flow-Following Finite-Volume Icosahedral Model) ( more )
Earth System Research Laboratory
15 km FIM

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
FM9I - ESRL FIM (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
15 km FIM

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
FM92 - ESRL FIM (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
15 km FIM

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
FIMY - ESRL FIM (Flow-Following Finite-Volume Icosahedral Model) 2011 version ( more )
Flow-Following Finite-Volume Icosahedral Model - EnKF (Ensemble Kalman Filter) initial conditions
GSD (NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory Global Systems Division) FIM
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
FIMI - ESRL FIM 2011 version (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Flow-Following Finite-Volume Icosahedral Model (Interpolated 6 hours) - EnKF initial conditions
GSD FIM
Timeliness: Early version of FIMY
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
FIM2 - ESRL FIM 2011 version (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
H3GP - NCEP/AOML High-Resolution Triple Nested HWRF 3km model ( more )
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

High-Resolution Triple Nested Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting Model
NCEP/EMC-AOML/HRD
Resolution: 27/9/3 (Increased model resolution to 3 km near hurricane core)
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
H3GI - NCEP/AOML High-Resolution Triple Nested HWRF 3km model (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
High-Resolution Triple Nested HWRF Model
Timeliness: Early version of H3GP
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
H3G2 - NCEP/AOML High-Resolution Triple Nested HWRF 3km model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
HWMN - HWRF Ensemble Mean ( more )
Computation of the ensemble mean applied when at least half of the members are present

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
HWMI - HWRF Ensemble Mean (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
HWM2 - HWRF Ensemble Mean (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2013 in a model file.
IV15 - HFIP intensity consensus (For 2014, consensus of at least two of: DSHP / LGEM / HWFI / GPMI / CXTI / UW4I) ( more )
NOAA's HFIP (Hurricane Forecast Improvement Program)

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
SPC3 - CSU-CIRA SPICE statistical intensity consensus (consensus ensemble of HWRF, GFDL and GFS operational models each with DSHIPS and LGEM) ( more )
SPC3 (Statistical Prediction of Intensity with a Consensus Ensemble (SPICE), 3 parent model version) is an HFIP experimental statistical model. Combination of 6 different models, SHIPS using results from operational GFDL, HWRF and GFS dynamical models and LGEM using output from same three dynamical models giving ensemble of 6 which is then averaged.
NHC Desc: CIRA SPICE 6-member statistical consensus of DSHP and LGEM with different initial conditions.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
TV15 - HFIP track consensus (For 2014, consensus of at least two of: AVNI / EGRI / HWFI / EMXI / GPMI) ( more )
NOAA's HFIP (Hurricane Forecast Improvement Program)

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
UWN4 - UW-NMS (University of Wisconsin - Nonhydrostatic Modeling System) 4km model ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
UW4I - UW-NMS 4km model (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
UW42 - UW-NMS 4km model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
UWN8 - UW-NMS (University of Wisconsin - Nonhydrostatic Modeling System) 8km model ( more )
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.
UWNI - UW-NMS 8km model (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Timeliness: Early version of UWN8
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.
UWN2 - UW-NMS 8km model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
Additonal note for Intensity: GHMI interpolator.

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2012 in a model file.

HFIP Stream 1.5 Models not in Techlist File (Listed in case they are used)

A1PS - PSU (Penn State University) 1 km; TDR (Tail Doppler Radar) assimilated ( more )
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
A1PI - PSU 1 km; TDR assimilated (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Timeliness: Early version of A1PS
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
A4NR - PSU (Penn State University) 4.5 km; No TDR (Tail Doppler Radar) assimilated ( more )
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
A4NI - PSU 4.5 km; No TDR (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Timeliness: Early version of A4NR
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
A4QI - PSU 4.5 km; TDR assimilated (Interpolated 6 hours) with GFDL interpolator ( more )
NHC Desc: PSU 4.5 km WRF-EnKF system with Doppler data assimilated. Early version of A4PS using GFDL interpolator.
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
AHQI - NCAR Hurricane Regional Model (Interpolated 6 hours) using GFDL interpolator ( more )
NHC Desc: NCAR/MMM - SUNY 4-km WRF AHW. Early version of AHW4 using GFDL interpolator. Note that AHWI (standard interpolator) is identical to AHQI for track and was used in TV15.
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2011 in a model file.
ANPS - PSU (Penn State University) 3 km; No TDR (Tail Doppler Radar) assimilated ( more )
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
UWQI - University of Wisconsin - Nonhydrostatic Modeling System (Interpolated 6 hours) using GFDL interpolator ( more )
NHC Desc: University of Wisconsin 8 km. Early version of UWN8 using GFDL interpolator.
Parameters forecast: Intensity

HMON (Replacement for GFDL)
Hurricane Multi-scale Ocean-coupled Non-hydrostatic model

HMON - Hurricane Multi-scale Ocean-coupled Non-hydrostatic model ( more )
Cycle Frequency: 6 hr (126hr), Runs on request from NHC/JTWC
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
HMNI - Previous cycle HMON, adjusted (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Hurricane Multi-scale Ocean-coupled Non-hydrostatic

Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity

HWRF
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting Model

HWRF - Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting model ( more )
Type: Multi-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
HWFI - Previous cycle HWRF, adjusted (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
HWF2 - HWRF model (Interpolated 12 hours)
HWFE - HWRF model with ECMWF fields ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the HWFE model only appeared in 2012.
HWEI - HWRF model with ECMWF fields (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the HWEI model only appeared in 2012.
HWE2 - HWRF model with ECMWF fields (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the HWE2 model only appeared in 2012.
HW3F - HWRF model [2013 version] ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the HW3F model only appeared in 2013.
HW3I - HWRF model [2013 version] (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the HW3I model only appeared in 2013.
HW32 - HWRF model [2013 version] (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the HW32 model only appeared in 2013.
HHFI - HWRF model radii with bias correction phased out at 36h or removed entirely (based on AMS article) ( more )

JGSM
Japanese Global Spectral Model

JGSM - Japanese Global Spectral Model
JGSI - Japanese Global Spectral Model (Interpolated 6 hours)
JGS2 - Japanese Global Spectral Model (Interpolated 12 hours)

Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) official forecast

JTWC - JTWC official forecast
JTWI - JTWC official forecast (Interpolated 6 hours)

LBAR (Retired in early 2017)
Limited Area Sine Transform Barotropic Model

LBAR - Limited Area Sine Transform Barotropic Model ( more )
Type: Single-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

McAdie Radii CLIPER model

MRCL - McAdie Radii CLIPER model ( more )
Climatology and Persistence
MRCI - McAdie Radii CLIPER model ( more )
Climatology and Persistence (Interpolated 6 hours)

NAM
North American Mesoscale model

NAM - North American Mesoscale model ( more )
NWS / NAM model

Type: Multi-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
NAMI - NWS / NAM model (Interpolated 6 hours)
NAM2 - NWS / NAM model (Interpolated 12 hours)
NVGM - Navy Global Environmental Model (NAVGEM) ( more )
Timeliness: Late
Cycle/Run Frequency: 6 hr (144 hr), 00/06/12/18 UTC
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
NVGI - NAVGEM (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Navy Global Environmental Model

NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
NVG2 - NAVGEM (Interpolated 12 hours)
NGX - NAVGEM [GFS tracker] - 2013 and later (previously version of NOGAPS)
NGXI - NAVGEM [GFS tracker] (Interpolated 6 hours) - 2013 and later (previously version of NOGAPS)
NGX2 - NAVGEM [GFS tracker] (Interpolated 12 hours) - 2013 and later (previously version of NOGAPS)

NHC Forecast (from ATCF Database)
National Hurricane Center (NHC) official forecast

OFCL - National Hurricane Center (NHC) official forecast (in ATCF system and not from advisory data) ( more )
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
OFCI - National Hurricane Center (NHC) official forecast, in ATCF system and not from advisory data (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Previous cycle OFCL, adjusted

Type: Interpolated
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
OFC2 - National Hurricane Center (NHC) official forecast, in ATCF system and not from advisory data (Interpolated 12 hours)

NHC Provisional Forecast (from ATCF Database)

OFCP - National Hurricane Center (NHC) provisional forecast (in ATCF system) ( more )
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
OFPI - National Hurricane Center (NHC) provisional forecast in ATCF system (Interpolated 6 hours)
OFP2 - National Hurricane Center (NHC) provisional forecast in ATCF system (Interpolated 12 hours)

NHC-NCO PARA

KBMD - Beta and Advection model, deep (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KBMM - Beta and Advection model, medium (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KBMS - Beta and Advection model, shallow (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KXTR - Extrapolation using past 12-hr motion (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the KXTR model only appeared in 2014 and 2017.
KCLP - CLImatology-PERsistence model 3-day (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KCL5 - CLImatology-PERsistence model 5-day (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.
KLBR - LBAR (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KOCD - Combination of CLP5 and Decay-SHIFOR run on operational inputs (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.
KSFR - SHIFOR intensity model 3-day (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KSF5 - SHIFOR intensity model 5-day (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.
KSHP - SHIPS model (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.
KDSP - Decay SHIPS model (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.
KLGM - SHIPS Logistic Growth Equation (LGE) forecast model (NHC-NCO PARA) ( more )
In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, this model has not appeared since 2017 in a model file.

OHPC
NOAA's Weather Prediction Center (WPC) official forecast

OHPC - NOAA's Weather Prediction Center (WPC) official forecast ( more )
Formerly named the Hydrometeorological Prediction Center (HPC)

OOPC
NOAA's Ocean Prediction Center (OPC) official forecast

OOPC - NOAA's Ocean Prediction Center (OPC) official forecast

Rapid Intensity Aid

RI25 - Rapid Intensity Aid 25kts (24 hr RI Prob) ( more )
There is a percentage threshold for producing this deterministic rapid intensification aid.

See "A Deterministic Rapid Intensification Aid", Sampson et al. (2011)

Probabilistic text product can be found here in SHIPS text product folder.
RI30 - Rapid Intensity Aid 30kts (24 hr RI Prob) ( more )
There is a percentage threshold for producing this deterministic rapid intensification aid.

See "A Deterministic Rapid Intensification Aid", Sampson et al. (2011)

Probabilistic text product can be found here in SHIPS text product folder.
RI35 - Rapid Intensity Aid 35kts (24 hr RI Prob) ( more )
There is a percentage threshold for producing this deterministic rapid intensification aid.

See "A Deterministic Rapid Intensification Aid", Sampson et al. (2011)

Probabilistic text product can be found here in SHIPS text product folder.
RI40 - Rapid Intensity Aid 40kts (24 hr RI Prob) ( more )
There is a percentage threshold for producing this deterministic rapid intensification aid.

See "A Deterministic Rapid Intensification Aid", Sampson et al. (2011)

Probabilistic text product can be found here in SHIPS text product folder.

SHIFOR
Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast model

SHFR - Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast (SHIFOR) intensity model 3-day
SHF5 - Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast (SHIFOR) intensity model 5-day ( more )
SHIFOR5 (Climatology and Persistence model)

Type: Statistical baseline
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Intensity
DSHF - Decay Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast (SHIFOR) intensity model
DSF5 - Decay Statistical Hurricane Intensity Forecast (SHIFOR) intensity model 5-day ( more )
Decay-SHIFOR5 (Climatology and Persistence model)

Type: Statistical baseline
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Intensity

SHIPS
Statistical Hurricane Intensity Prediction Scheme

SHIP - Statistical Hurricane Intensity Prediction Scheme (SHIPS) model ( more )
Type: Statistical-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Intensity
DSHP - Decay Statistical Hurricane Intensity Prediction Scheme (SHIPS) model ( more )
Type: Statistical-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Intensity
LGEM - SHIPS Logistic Growth Equation Model
SHPP - SHIPS model parallel (As of 2008, listed as: experimental - do not use)
DSPP - Decay SHIPS model parallel (As of 2008, listed as: experimental - do not use)
SHNS - Statistical Hurricane Intensity Prediction Scheme (SHIPS) not using IR profile predictors
DSNS - Decay Statistical Hurricane Intensity Prediction Scheme (SHIPS) not using IR profile predictors

Trajectory and Beta Models

TABS - Trajectory and Beta Model, shallow layer (NHC)
TABM - Trajectory and Beta Model, medium layer (NHC)
TABD - Trajectory and Beta Model, deep layer (NHC)

UKMET MOGREPS-G (Met Office Global and Regional Ensemble Prediction System)
United Kingdom Meteorological Office

UEMN - UKMET MOGREPS Global (MOGREPS-G) Ensemble Mean ( more )
Met Office Global and Regional Ensemble Prediction System
United Kingdom Met Office

Public access restricted due to agreement with the data provider.

Cycle/Run Frequency: 12 hr (168hr), 00/12 UTC
Parameters forecast: Track
UEMI - UKMET MOGREPS Global (MOGREPS-G) Ensemble Mean (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Met Office Global and Regional Ensemble Prediction System
United Kingdom Met Office
UEM2 - UKMET MOGREPS Global (MOGREPS-G) Ensemble Mean (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Met Office Global and Regional Ensemble Prediction System
United Kingdom Met Office
UE00 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble Control Member
UE01 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +01 member
UE02 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +02 member
UE03 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +03 member
UE04 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +04 member
UE05 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +05 member
UE06 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +06 member
UE07 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +07 member
UE08 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +08 member
UE09 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +09 member
UE10 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +10 member
UE11 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +11 member
UE12 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +12 member
UE13 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +13 member
UE14 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +14 member
UE15 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +15 member
UE16 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +16 member
UE17 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +17 member
UE18 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +18 member
UE19 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +19 member
UE20 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +20 member
UE21 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +21 member
UE22 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble +22 member
UE23 - UKMET MOGREPS-G Ensemble Previous Control member

UKMET
United Kingdom Meteorological Office

EGRR - UKMET global model ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office

Official model from GTS (Global Telecommunication System) with subjective quality control applied to the tracker.
Type: Multi-layered global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
EGRI - UKMET global model (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Previous cycle EGRR, adjusted
United Kingdom Met Office

Official model from GTS (Global Telecommunication System), interpolated 6 hours, with subjective quality control applied to the tracker.
Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
EGR2 - UKMET global model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office

Official model from GTS (Global Telecommunication System), interpolated 12 hours, with subjective quality control applied to the tracker.
NHC Forecast Paramters: Track and Intensity
UKX - UKMET [GFS tracker] ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office
UKXI - UKMET [GFS tracker] (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office
UKX2 - UKMET [GFS tracker] (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office
UKM - UKMET model (Developmental), automated tracker ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office

Type: Multi-layered global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
UKMI - UKMET model, automated tracker (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Previous cycle UKM, adjusted
United Kingdom Met Office

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
UKM2 - UKMET model, automated tracker (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office
KEGR - UKMET model, GTS (2014 test) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the KEGR model has not appeared since 2018 in a model file.
KEGI - UKMET model, GTS (2014 test - Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the KEGI model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.
KEG2 - UKMET model, GTS (2014 test - Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
United Kingdom Met Office

In reviewing all of the model data released in 2020 or earlier from the Atlantic, East Pacific and Central Pacific, the KEG2 model has not appeared since 2014 in a model file.

XTRP
Extrapolation using past 12-hr motion

XTRP - A simple extrapolation using past 12-hr motion

Deprecated Models (No Longer Used)

90AE - NHC-90 test
90BE - NHC-90 test
A98E - NHC-98 (Atlantic) statistical-dynamical model ( more )
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
A67 - NHC-67 statistical-synoptic model ( more )
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
A72 - NHC-72 statistical-dynamical model ( more )
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
A73 - NHC-73 statistic model
A83 - NHC-83 statistical-dynamical model ( more )
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
A90E - NHC-90 (Atlantic) (early) statistical-dynamical model ( more )
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
A90L - NHC-90 (Atlantic) (late) statistical-dynamical model
A9UK - NHC-98 (UKMET version)
AFW1 - Air Force Fifth-Generation Mesoscale Model (MM5) Coarse resolution model ( more )
Type: Multi-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
AF1I - Air Force MM5 Coarse resolution (Interpolated 6 hours) ( more )
Fifth-Generation Mesoscale Model
AF12 - Air Force MM5 Coarse resolution (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Fifth-Generation Mesoscale Model
BAMA - BAM test A
BAMB - BAM test B
BAMC - BAM test C
CONE - Consensus of AVNI, GFDI, UKMI, NGPI, ECMI and GFNI models
CONI - Intensity Consensus Test only - Do Not Use!
CONU - NHC Multi-Model Consensus (Retired) - Consensus of AVNI, GFDI, UKMI, NGPI and GFNI models
CCON - Corrected CONU Consensus
ETA - ETA model
ETAI - ETA model (Interpolated 6 hours)
ETA2 - ETA model (Interpolated 12 hours)
FV5 - NASA fvGCM model
FVGI - NASA fvGCM model (Interpolated)
GENA - Consensus of AVNI, GFDI, EGRI/2 and NGPI models
GFDC - GFDL coupled model
GFCI - GFDL coupled model (Interpolated)
GFDU - GFDL model (UKMET version)
GFUI - GFDL model (UKMET version) (Interpolated)
GTSI - GFDL model (Interpolated 6 hours) Test only - Do Not Use!
GTS2 - GFDL model (Interpolated 12 hours) Test only - Do Not Use!
GFDA - GFDL model with Aviation boundary layer parm
GUNA - Consensus Track Guidance (Consensus of all: AVNI / GHMI / EGRI / NGPI) ( more )
All Required
Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours
CGUN - Version of GUNA corrected for model biases ( more )
Corrected GUNA Consensus Guidance

Type: Corrected consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
GUNS - Consensus of GFDI, UKMI and NGPI models
HCON - Intensity Consensus (GFDI+HWFI+GFNI)
HURN - HURRAN model ( more )
Type: Analog
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
INT4 - Intensity Consensus (DSHP+GFDI+GFNI+LGEM)
MFM - Medium Fine Mesh model ( more )
Type: Multi-level global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track
MM36 - Air Force MM5 model
M36I - Air Force MM5 model (Interpolated)
MRFO - Medium Range Forecast (MRF) Run
NGM - Nested Grid Model
NGMI - NGM model (Interpolated)
NGPS - Navy's Operational Global Atmospheric Prediction System (NOGAPS) model ( more )
Type: Multi-layered global dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
NGPI - Previous cycle NGPS, adjusted ( more )
NOGAPS model (Interpolated 6 hours)
Navy's Operational Global Atmospheric Prediction System

Type: Interpolated-dynamical
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track and Intensity
NGP2 - NOGAPS model (Interpolated 12 hours) ( more )
Navy's Operational Global Atmospheric Prediction System
OMPC - MPC official forecast
PSS - EP statistic-synoptic model
PSDL - EP statistic-dynamic model
PSDE - EP (early) statistic-dynamic model
P91L - EP NHC-91 (late) statistic-dynamic model
P91E - EP NHC-91 (Pacific) (early) statistical-dynamical model ( more )
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track
P9UK - EP NHC_91 (UKMET version)
QLM - Quasi-Lagrangian model ( more )
Type: Multi-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track
QLMI - Quasi_Lagrangian model (Interpolated)
SBAR - SANBAR barotropic model ( more )
Type: Single-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track
TCON - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2017, consensus of all: AVNI, EGRI, HWFI) ( more )
All Required
Type: Consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

Retired at the end of 2018. "Also for 2019, TCON (TCOA/TCOE) has been retired." Source.
TCOA - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2017, consensus of all: AVNI, EGRI, HWFI) ( more )
All Required
Type: Consensus
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

"It is intended that TCOA/TVCA would be the primary consensus aids for the Atlantic basin and TCOE/TVCE would be primary for the eastern Pacific." Source.

Retired at the end of 2018. "Also for 2019, TCON (TCOA/TCOE) has been retired." Source.
TCOE - Consensus Track Guidance (For 2017, consensus of all: AVNI, EGRI, HWFI) ( more )
All Required
Type: Consensus
Parameters forecast: Track

Ending in "I" - Interpolated 6 hours

"It is intended that TCOA/TVCA would be the primary consensus aids for the Atlantic basin and TCOE/TVCE would be primary for the eastern Pacific." Source.

Retired at the end of 2018. "Also for 2019, TCON (TCOA/TCOE) has been retired." Source.
TCCN - Version of TCON corrected for model biases ( more )
Corrected TCON Consensus Guidance

Type: Corrected consensus
Timeliness: Early
Parameters forecast: TrackRetired at the end of 2018. "Also for 2019, TCON (TCOA/TCOE) has been retired." Source.
VBAR - VICBAR ( more )
Type: Single-layer regional dynamical
Timeliness: Late
Parameters forecast: Track
VBRI - VICBAR model (Interpolated)