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1959 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Eastern Pacific

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Individual Storm Summary

Winds in knots, pressure in millibars, category is based on Saffir-Simpson scale.

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm 1 10-12 JUN 45 0 - 
2Tropical Storm 2 26-28 JUN 45 0 - 
3Tropical Storm 3 16-22 JUL 45 0 - 
4Tropical Storm 4 22-25 JUL 45 0 - 
5Tropical Storm 5 29-30 JUL 45 0 - 
6Hurricane-4 DOT 1- 8 AUG 130 952 4 
7Tropical Storm 6 4- 6 AUG 45 0 - 
8Tropical Storm 7 19-21 AUG 45 0 - 
9Tropical Storm 8 27-29 AUG 45 0 - 
10Hurricane-1 9 4-11 SEP 75 0 1 
11Hurricane-5 PATSY 6-10 SEP 150 0 5 
12Hurricane-1 10 21-26 SEP 75 967 1 
13Tropical Storm WANDA 26-27 SEP 60 0 - 
14Tropical Storm 11 19-21 OCT 45 0 - 
15Xxx 12 23-29 OCT 140 958 4 

Saffir-Simpson Scale

The chart color codes intensity (category based on Saffir-Simpson scale):

Type Category Pressure (mb) Winds
(knots)
Winds
(mph)
Line Color
Depression td ----- < 34 < 39 Green
Tropical Storm TS ----- 34-63 39-73 Yellow
Hurricane 1 > 980 64-82 74-95 Red
Hurricane 2 965-980 83-95 96-110 Light Red
Hurricane 3 945-965 96-112 111-130 Magenta
Hurricane 4 920-945 113-135 131-155 Light Magenta
Hurricane 5 < 920 >135 >155 White

NOTE: Pressures are in millibars and winds are in knots where one knot is equal to 1.15 mph


Individual Storm Details

Track
  • Xxx 12 (23-29 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 958 Category: 4
Track
  • Tropical Storm 11 (19-21 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm WANDA (26-27 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-1 10 (21-26 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 967 Category: 1
Track
  • Hurricane-5 PATSY (06-10 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 150 Min Pres: - Category: 5
Track
  • Hurricane-1 9 (04-11 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: - Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Storm 8 (27-29 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 7 (19-21 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 6 (04-06 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-4 DOT (01-08 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 130 Min Pres: 952 Category: 4
Track
  • Tropical Storm 5 (29-30 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 4 (22-25 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 3 (16-22 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 2 (26-28 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 1 (10-12 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS