Tropical Cyclone of the Day – Typhoon Nabi #TCOTD

2005 NABI 140 knots in the Western North Pacific


This is our first of many Tropical Cyclones of the Day, so check back here daily. This is the strongest system on this day for which we have the cyclone center imagery.

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Statistics and Rankings
Global rank (of 3248) Basin rank (of 1012) Yearly rank (of 115)
Lifetime Maximum Wind (knots) 140 67 42 5
Lifetime Minimum Pressure (mb) 913 584 76 10
ACE (103 knots2) 259.48 78 31 5
PDI (105 knots3) 236.98 66 25 6
Duration (days) 12.00 550 254 17
TC Days (days) 9.75 279 98 10
Hurricane Days (days) 7.50 105 43 5
Distance Traversed (km) 7692. 209 129 2

IBTrACS Storm ID: 2005241N15155

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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