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1948 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Southern Indian Ocean

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Unknown Storm #1 28-30 DEC - - - 
2Unknown Storm #2 7- 7 JAN - - - 
3Unknown Storm #3 10-16 JAN - - - 
4Unknown Storm #4 11-16 JAN - - - 
5Unknown Storm #5 18-28 JAN - - - 
6Unknown Storm #6 21-25 JAN - - - 
7Unknown Storm #7 24-26 JAN - - - 
8Unknown Storm #8 31-31 JAN - - - 
9Unknown Storm #9 1- 6 FEB - - - 
10Unknown Storm #10 3- 7 FEB - - - 
11Unknown Storm #11 10-13 FEB - - - 
12Unknown Storm #12 10-14 FEB - - - 
13Unknown Storm #13 12-14 FEB - - - 
14Unknown Storm #14 18-22 FEB - - - 
15Unknown Storm #15 19-25 FEB - - - 
16Unknown Storm #16 9-11 MAR - - - 
17Unknown Storm #17 10-19 MAR - - - 
18Unknown Storm #18 16-19 MAR - - - 
19Unknown Storm #19 20-26 MAR - - - 
20Unknown Storm #20 20-27 MAR - - - 
21Unknown Storm #21 28-31 MAR - - - 
22Unknown Storm #22 9-13 APR - - - 
23Unknown Storm #23 30 APR- 1 MAY - - - 

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 Unknown Storm #23 (30 APR-01 MAY)
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Track Unknown Storm #22 (09-13 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #21 (28-31 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #20 (20-27 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #19 (20-26 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #18 (16-19 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #17 (10-19 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #16 (09-11 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #15 (19-25 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #14 (18-22 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #13 (12-14 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #12 (10-14 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #11 (10-13 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #10 (03-07 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #9 (01-06 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #8 (31-31 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #7 (24-26 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #6 (21-25 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #5 (18-28 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #4 (11-16 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #3 (10-16 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #2 (07-07 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #1 (28-30 DEC)
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