About HurricaneZone.net

Jonathan Edwards
Jonathan Edwards


HurricaneZone.net is Jonathan Edwards’s web site dedicated to following tropical cyclones around the world. Jonathan Edwards has been developing hurricane-related web sites since 1995. HurricaneZone.net continues in the tradition of the Hurricane Resource Center, the Tropical Cyclone Pages, Taifun.org, and SuperTyphoon.

HurricaneZone.net provides access to numerous Internet-based resources originating from government, education, and private industry. HurricaneZone.net facilitates the acquisition of timely information about the development and progress of tropical cyclones world wide.


COPYRIGHT ©1995-2019. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of HurricaneZone.net content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Jonathan Edwards. The HurricaneZone.net logo and the words "WORLDWIDE TROPICAL CYCLONES" is a trade mark of Jonathan Edwards. Jonathan Edwards shall not be liable for any errors or delays in content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Third-Party Content

Advisories and satellite imagery are provided courtesy of the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) in Monterey, the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC), the Naval Pacific Meteorology And Oceanography Detachment in Diego Garcia (Naval Pacific METOC Detachment), the National Hurricane Center (NHC), the Central Pacific Hurricane Center (CPHC), the University of Wisconsin’s Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) and the Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC), the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Tropical Cyclone and Severe Storms Research Group (UWM), Colorado State University (CSU), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the National Weather Service (NWS), India Meteorological Department (IMD), the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC), Météo France, EUMETSAT, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD), the Belize National Meteorological Service (NMS), the Bermuda Weather Service (BWS), Environment Canada, Instituto de Meteorología de R. Cuba (INSMET), the Meteorological Service of the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba (MDNAA), the PRC's National Meteorological Center (NMC), the Hong Kong Observatory (HKO), the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA), and the Taiwan Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Computer models are provided courtesy of the U.S. Navy’s Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center (FNMOC). MPEG movies are provided courtesy of UW-CIMSS. Radar imagery is provided courtesy of the National Weather Service.


Do not rely on any of the information contained herein to make life-and-death decisions. Always go to official sources of information whenever possible. Jonathan Edwards shall not be liable for any errors or delays in content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Privacy Policy

What kind of information does HurricaneZone.net collect?

The HurricaneZone.net web site collects statistical information about its users. This information may include your ISP and/or IP address, but cannot be used to personally identify you. If you submit a comment or suggestion through the Contact form, HurricaneZone.net collects your email address and your name, should you choose to provide it.

How does HurricaneZone.net use the information it collects?

HurricaneZone.net uses statistical information to determine demographics, and to gauge how much traffic goes into various areas of the web site. Email addresses that are submitted through the Contact form are used only to reply to the sender. HurricaneZone.net does not maintain a database of email addresses.

HurricaneZone.net does not share the information it collects with third parties.

Does HurricaneZone.net store cookies on my computer?

Third parties that serve advertisements on HurricaneZone.net place and read cookies on your computer. These cookies, in particular the DoubleClick DART cookie used by Google, Inc., may allow the advertiser to track your browsing habits and serve advertisements based on your interests. In no case is information collected that allows you to be personally identified. Most modern browsers contain features that allow you to restrict or prohibit third-party cookies. In addition, you can visit the Google ad and content network privacy policy where you will be able to opt out of Google's interest-based advertising.