The cyclone summaries are based on reports prepared by the second and third authors and the following other hurricane specialists at the National Hurricane Center: Lixion Avila, Jack Beven, Eric Blake, Daniel Brown, James Franklin, Richard Pasch, and Jamie Rhome. These reports are also available online (http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/2007atlan.shtml). Ethan Gibney of I. M. Systems Group at the NOAA/National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, NC, prepared the track map. Much of the U.S. impact information presented in the storm summaries was compiled by local NWS Weather Forecast Offices. Information on impacts and observations for areas outside the United States were provided by meteorological agencies of the respective countries. Thanks are given to an anonymous reviewer who provided comments that helped improve this manuscript.
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