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Discussion on the Turning Probability of the Typhoons Affecting Taiwan

Student(s):Wei, Mi-syuan
Grade Level:Secondary School (grades 9-12, ages 14-18)
GLOBE Teacher:Chien-Hung Chen
Contributors:Pay-Liam Lin
Report Type(s):International Virtual Science Symposium Report
Protocols:Earth As a System
Presentation Poster: View Document
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Date Submitted:03/13/2023
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This research examines the factors that influence typhoon turning by reviewing literature and applying everyday reasoning. We collected typhoon data that hit Taiwan from 2002 to 2022 from the typhoon database, and analyzed the proportion of typhoon turning and its direction during the period of maximum turning angle.