TCOTD – Typhoon Ginger – Sep. 27

1997 GINGER 145 knots in the Western North Pacific
1997265N10175.GINGER.1997.09.27.2100.35.GMS-5.099.hursat-b1.v05

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 1012) Yearly rank (of 105)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 145 49 27 6
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 930 770 158 24
ACE (103 knots2) 141.57 413 169 20
PDI (105 knots3) 117.93 362 151 18
Duration (days) 9.50 1019 447 46
TC Days (days) 6.75 745 269 34
Hurricane Days (days) 4.50 425 190 21
Distance Traversed (km) 6007. 485 276 29

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1997265N10175

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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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