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ESCAP/WMO Panel on Tropical Cyclones

Established in 1973

Members

Bangladesh
India  - 
(RSMC tropical cyclones New-Delhi)
Maldives - 1983
Myanmar
Oman - 1997
Pakistan
Sri Lanka
Thailand
Yemen - 2016

Secretariat and Contacts

PTC Secretariat
Meteorological Complex
Pitras Bukhari Road, Sector H-8/2,
ISLAMABAD-44000, Pakistan

Tel.: (+92 51)   9250365, 9250593
Fax:  (+92 51)  9250368
Email1 or Email2

Web site:      http://www.ptc-wmoescap.org/

Secretary of PTC:  Dr G. Rasul
Meteorologist:       Mr. Imran Akram

Chairman

Dr Laxman Singh Rathore - India

Activities

43rd session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones, New Delhi, India, 2-6 May 2016

42nd session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones, Bangkok, Thailand, 9-13 February 2015

41st session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2-6 March 204

The 40th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 25 February to 1 March 2013

The 39th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar from 5 to 9 March 2012

The 38th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in New Delhi, India from 21 to 25 February 2011

The 37th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Phuket, Thailand from 15 to 19 February 2010

The 36th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Muscat, Oman from 2 to 6 March 2009

The 35th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Manama, Bahrain from 5 to 9 May 2008.

The 34th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Male, Maldives from 25 February to 1 March 2007.

The 33rd session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 30 January to 4 February 2006.

The 32nd session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in New Delhi, India from 21 to 26 February 2005.

Attachment of storm surge experts from Maldives and Oman to the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur (India, October 2004).

The 31st session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 1 to 8 March 2004.

Attachment of storm surge experts from Pakistan and Thailand to the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur (India, October 2003). 

The 30th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones was held in Islamabad, Pakistan from 4 to 10 March 2003.

Publications

Last Panel News

Panel News No. 22 was published by the TSU in December 2005

Panel News No. 21 was published by the TSU in February 2005.

The 2004 edition of the Tropical Cyclone Operational Plan for the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea was published by WMO in May 2004.

The 2002 Annual Review of the Tropical Cyclones affecting the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea was published by WMO in April 2004.

Related Links

Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC)
http://www.adrc.or.jp

"... ADRC, established in Kobe (Japan), ... to facilitate exchange between disaster reduction experts from each country and concerned bodies; collect and provide disaster reduction information; and carry out research into multinational disaster reduction cooperation..."

Storm Surge Research Activities in the Indian Institute of Technology *

Experimental Ocean State Forecasting *

*Powerpoint presentations made by Prof Shishir K. Dube at the 29th session of the Panel on Tropical Cyclones, Yangon (Myanmar), March 2002.

REGIONAL OFFICE for Asia and the South-West Pacific  (Geneva, Switzerland)

Dr Park (Director, DRA/RAP)

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