Sun May 17 2009 04:57 PM
Re: Development in Cuba Jamaica Area

I don't have statistics on the Canadian Models versus the other Tropical models.
I do recall over the last 4-5 years that the Canadian is usually the one to lead the pack in early prediction.
It performed very well in 2004 and 2005...
Unless they have changed some of the parameters of the models like the U.S. does every year it should be the first one to check.
I use it first and cross check with the GFS, UKMET and NOGAPS for starters.

Use Dr. Robert Hart's site at FSU for a full days worth of weather data viewing.
http://moe.met.fsu.edu On left side of page click the "Web Pages" link and enjoy.

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