HOW DO THESE NUMBERS COMPARE TO RECENT YEARS?

The table below show the severe weather verification statistics for NWS Taunton going back to 1997.

Year

Total Severe Events

FAR

POD

CSI

Best Score

 

0%

100%

100%

1997

99

42%

75%

51%

1998

122

32%

77%

59%

1999

110

37%

71%

52%

2000

115

23%

75%

62%


2001

114

25%

76%

63% 

2002


117


31%


82%


61%

 



HOW DO THESE NUMBERS COMPARE REGIONALLY AND NATIONALLY?

The tables below compare the severe weather verification statistics for NWS Taunton with those averaged for all offices in NWS's Eastern Region and across the country.

1997

BOX (Taunton)

Eastern Region

All NWS

Total Events

99

2892

17,424

FAR

42%

38%

50%

POD

75%

78%

82%

CSI

51%

53%

45%

 

 

 

 

1998

 

 

 

Total Events

122

5312

24,244

FAR

32%

33%

48%

POD

77%

85%

84%

CSI

59%

60%

47%

 

 

 

 

1999

 

 

 

Total Events

110

3,232

19,542

FAR

37%

33%

47%

POD

71%

81%

82%

CSI

52%

58%

48%

 

 

 

 

2000

 

 

 

Total Events

116

4,102

21,406

FAR

23%

37%

45%

POD

75%

82%

84%

CSI

62%

55%

50%

 




2001

 

 

 

Total Events

 114

 3,579

26,752

FAR

25%

31%

41%

POD

76%

83%

85%

CSI

63%

61%

53%


 

2002

 

 

 

Total Events

117

  753

 4,739

FAR

31%

24%

39%

POD

82%

91%

87%

CSI

61%

71%

56%



All data is preliminary and subject to modification!


Questions or comments? Email Joseph.Dellicarpini@noaa.gov