TCOTD – Typhoon Ed – Oct. 4

October 4
1993 ED 140 knots in the Western North Pacific

1993270N07153.ED.1993.10.04.1200.25.GMS-4.103.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) 140 106 63 1
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 930 254 116 7
ACE (103 knots2) 166.66 304 131 8
PDI (105 knots3) 133.49 286 127 7
Duration (days) 12.00 564 262 23
TC Days (days) 8.50 462 167 14
Hurricane Days (days) 5.75 263 115 8
Distance Traversed (km) 6729. 349 208 12

IBTrACS Storm ID: 1993270N07153

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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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