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1959 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 8-11 OCT - - - 
2Unknown Storm #2 16-21 NOV - - - 
3Tropical Storm #3 16-22 NOV 35 - - 
4Cyclone #4 27 NOV- 3 DEC 70 - 1 
5Unknown Storm #5 18-21 DEC - - - 
6Unknown Storm #6 30 DEC- 4 JAN - - - 
7Unknown Storm #7 30 DEC- 4 JAN - - - 
8Unknown Storm #8 4- 5 JAN - - - 
9Unknown Storm #9 5-22 JAN - - - 
10Unknown Storm #10 12-15 JAN - - - 
11Unknown Storm #11 15-21 JAN - - - 
12Unknown Storm #12 24-30 JAN - - - 
13Unknown Storm #13 24-26 JAN - - - 
14Unknown Storm #14 26-31 JAN - - - 
15Unknown Storm #15 6-10 FEB - - - 
16Subtropical Storm #16 7-11 FEB 25 - - 
17Unknown Storm #17 9-15 FEB - - - 
18Unknown Storm #18 9-15 FEB - - - 
19Unknown Storm #19 11-18 FEB - - - 
20Unknown Storm #20 12-16 FEB - - - 
21Unknown Storm #21 14-27 FEB - - - 
22Unknown Storm #22 22 FEB- 2 MAR - - - 
23Unknown Storm #23 1- 9 MAR - - - 
24Unknown Storm #24 5-10 MAR - - - 
25Unknown Storm #25 5-17 MAR - - - 
26Unknown Storm #26 13-24 MAR - - - 
27Unknown Storm #27 17-21 MAR - - - 
28Unknown Storm #28 22 MAR- 7 APR - - - 
29Unknown Storm #29 3-11 APR - - - 
30Unknown Storm #30 18-23 APR - - - 

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 #30 (18-23 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #29 (03-11 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #28 (22 MAR-07 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #27 (17-21 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #26 (13-24 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #25 (05-17 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #24 (05-10 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #23 (01-09 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #22 (22 FEB-02 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #21 (14-27 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #20 (12-16 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #19 (11-18 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #18 (09-15 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #17 (09-15 FEB)
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Track Subtropical Storm #16 (07-11 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #15 (06-10 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #14 (26-31 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #13 (24-26 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #12 (24-30 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #11 (15-21 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #10 (12-15 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #9 (05-22 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #8 (04-05 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #7 (30 DEC-04 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #6 (30 DEC-04 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #5 (18-21 DEC)
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Track Cyclone #4 (27 NOV-03 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #3 (16-22 NOV)
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Track Unknown Storm #2 (16-21 NOV)
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Track Unknown Storm #1 (08-11 OCT)
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