Tropical Cyclone of the Day – Typhoons Yates #TCOTD

September 25
1996 YATES 130 knots in the Western North Pacific
1996261N08184.YATES.1996.09.25.0000.21.GMS-5.086.hursat-b1.v05

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 1012) Yearly rank (of 116)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 130 188 109 7
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 953 1149 308 40
ACE (103 knots2) 196.28 192 82 7
PDI (105 knots3) 152.68 212 93 8
Duration (days) 16.25 163 77 11
TC Days (days) 11.00 189 56 10
Hurricane Days (days) 7.75 93 40 4
Distance Traversed (km) 10525. 30 16 2

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1996261N08184

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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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