Tropical Cyclone of the Day – Hurricane Gabrielle #TCOTD

September 5
1989 GABRIELLE 125 knots in the North Atlantic
1989243N12339.GABRIELLE.1989.09.05.1800.51.GOE-7.110.hursat-b1.v05

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 461) Yearly rank (of 120)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 125 298 32 14
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 937 873 97 33
ACE (103 knots2) 296.09 38 14 2
PDI (105 knots3) 262.28 44 14 2
Duration (days) 14.00 327 40 10
TC Days (days) 12.50 120 35 4
Hurricane Days (days) 9.25 48 15 3
Distance Traversed (km) 7478. 236 50 7

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1989243N12339

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About K Knapp

I am a meteorologist at NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, NC. My research interests include using satellite data to observe hurricanes, clouds, and other climate variables. *******Disclaimer******* The opinions expressed in these blogs are mine only. They do not necessarily reflect the official views or policies of NOAA, Department of Commerce, or the US Government.

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