TCOTD – Hurricane Lili – Oct. 2

October 2
2002 LILI 125 knots in the North Atlantic
2002265N10315.LILI.2002.10.02.1800.34.GOE-8.106.hursat-b1.v05

Thirteen years ago, this system threatened the Gulf Coast as a major hurricane!

Go classify images like this at www.cyclonecenter.org

Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 461) Yearly rank (of 97)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 125 256 28 15
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 940 429 35 21
ACE (103 knots2) 127.49 485 68 20
PDI (105 knots3) 93.28 479 68 21
Duration (days) 12.75 461 58 12
TC Days (days) 10.25 234 55 9
Hurricane Days (days) 3.25 661 91 24
Distance Traversed (km) 6626. 365 73 12

IBTrACS Storm ID: 2002265N10315

Advertisements

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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: