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1962 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 
1Hurricane-1 VALERIE 24-26 JUN 75 0 1 
2Tropical Storm WILLA 8-10 JUL 45 0 - 
3Tropical Storm AVA 16-20 AUG 45 0 - 
4Tropical Storm 4 20-22 AUG 45 0 - 
5Tropical Storm 5 29 AUG- 2 SEP 45 0 - 
6Tropical Storm BERNICE 2- 6 SEP 45 0 - 
7Tropical Storm CLAUDIA 20-24 SEP 45 0 - 
8Tropical Storm 8 26-30 SEP 45 0 - 
9Hurricane-1 DOREEN 1- 5 OCT 75 0 1 

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
  • Hurricane-1 DOREEN (01-05 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: - Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Storm 8 (26-30 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm CLAUDIA (20-24 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm BERNICE (02-06 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 5 (29 AUG-02 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 4 (20-22 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm AVA (16-20 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm WILLA (08-10 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-1 VALERIE (24-26 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: - Category: 1