[GRASSLIST:7038] Re: calculating center of intensity
hamish_nospam at yahoo.com
Mon Jun 6 20:11:41 EDT 2005
> I purposely threw in that caveat because I assumed that a human would
> have to decide what a storm pattern was. If an algorithm automatically
> found storm cells of contiguous positive rainfall values, there might
> be splinter cells a meteorologist would consider part of the same
> pattern. Ergo, I would expect the user to zoom to a region with a
> single rain event and mask out any areas they didn't consider part of
> that storm.
... and then there's the whole fairly mature field of machine vision
which is dedicated to doing just that sort of thing in an automated way.
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