Tropical Cyclone of the Day – Typhoon Flo #TCOTD

September 17
1990 FLO 145 knots in the Western North Pacific
1990251N06171.FLO.1990.09.17.0600.33.GMS-4.111.hursat-b1.v05

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 1012) Yearly rank (of 115)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 145 54 31 2
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 917 609 89 13
ACE (103 knots2) 172.89 279 120 12
PDI (105 knots3) 154.57 209 91 10
Duration (days) 14.25 297 138 8
TC Days (days) 9.00 379 129 14
Hurricane Days (days) 4.75 391 173 16
Distance Traversed (km) 10439. 32 18 2

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1990251N06171

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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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