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2008 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Northern Indian Ocean

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Cyclone #1 25 APR- 4 MAY 115 937 4 
2Tropical Storm #2 15-18 SEP 45 989 - 
3Subtropical Storm #3 20-23 OCT 30 1000 - 
4Tropical Storm #4 24-27 OCT 45 989 - 
5Tropical Storm #5 11-16 NOV 45 989 - 
6Tropical Storm #6 24-28 NOV 50 985 - 
7Tropical Storm #7 3- 9 DEC 35 996 - 

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 Tropical Storm #7 (03-09 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 996 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #6 (24-28 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 985 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #5 (11-16 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 989 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #4 (24-27 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 989 TrackTracking information
Track Subtropical Storm #3 (20-23 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: 1000 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #2 (15-18 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 989 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #1 (25 APR-04 MAY)
Storm - Max Winds: 115 Min Pres: 937 Category: 4 TrackTracking information