Provide data needed for understanding the storm dynamics important to coastal impacts through targeted observations of storm surge, inundation, rain and winds.
Air-deployed sensors for flexibility in data gathering relative to modeling needs
Mixed-layer data to provide vertical structure and aid in analysis of dynamics
Simultaneous offshore wave and sea level pressure measurements
Scientific analysis and interpretation of the data
by Martha Schönau, Luca Centurioni, Steve Jayne, and Elizabeth Sanabia