Tropical Cyclone of the Day – Hurricane Orlene #TCOTD

September 6
1992 ORLENE 125 knots in the Eastern Pacific
1992247N10258.ORLENE.1992.09.06.0000.20.GOE-7.110.hursat-b1.v05

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 594) Yearly rank (of 114)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 125 285 30 14
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 934 829 245 27
ACE (103 knots2) 250.58 89 14 6
PDI (105 knots3) 226.24 82 13 5
Duration (days) 12.00 566 38 33
TC Days (days) 9.50 314 25 21
Hurricane Days (days) 7.75 96 12 8
Distance Traversed (km) 6067. 479 25 26

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1992247N10258

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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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