Joint Typhoon Warning Center
May 1988 - April 1990


The Commanding Officers were Captain Carl Hoffman, USN and Captain Robert Plante, USN. The Executive Officers were Commander Jeff LaDouce and Commander Tom Klosek.
Directors of JTWC were Lieutenant Colonel Dan McMorrow, USAF and Lieutenant Colonel Chip Guard, USAF.
I was a Typhoon Duty Officer and was an interim Deputy Director for a few months. I was the military editor of the 1989 Annual Tropical Cyclone Report. I also contributed storm write-ups for the 1988, 1989, and 1990 Reports. The reports are available from the National Technical Information Service, the acquisition numbers are:
1988 AD A207206
1989 AD A232469
1990 AD A239910


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