Tropical Cyclone of the Day – Typhoon Mireille #TCOTD

September 23
1991 MIREILLE 130 knots in the Western North Pacific
1991256N13171.MIREILLE.1991.09.23.0900.24.GMS-4.104.hursat-b1.v05

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 1012) Yearly rank (of 98)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 130 207 120 6
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 927 713 131 15
ACE (103 knots2) 347.67 19 6 2
PDI (105 knots3) 306.80 22 6 2
Duration (days) 18.00 87 36 5
TC Days (days) 13.00 92 28 4
Hurricane Days (days) 11.75 10 1 2
Distance Traversed (km) 11216. 17 7 1

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1991256N13171

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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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