2002 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Southern Pacific

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Cyclone WAKA 29 DEC-02 JAN 90 2 
2Tropical Storm BERNIE 03-04 JAN 45 - 
3Cyclone CLAUDIA 11-13 FEB 75 1 
4Tropical Storm 16P 24-26 FEB 35 - 
5Tropical Storm DES 05-07 MAR 45 - 
6Tropical Storm 19P 14-16 MAR 35 - 
7Tropical Storm UPIA 25-28 MAY 35 - 
8Tropical Storm YOLANDE 04-05 DEC 40 - 
9Cyclone ZOE 25-31 DEC 155 5Active

Saffir-Simpson Scale

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

Type Category Pressure (mb) Winds
(knots)
Winds
(mph)
Surge
(ft)
Line Color
Depression TD ----- < 34 < 39   Green
Tropical Storm TS ----- 34-63 39-73   Yellow
Hurricane 1 > 980 64-82 74-95 4-5 Red
Hurricane 2 965-980 83-95 96-110 6-8 Light Red
Hurricane 3 945-965 96-112 111-130 9-12 Magenta
Hurricane 4 920-945 113-135 131-155 13-18 Light Magenta
Hurricane 5 < 920 >135 >155 >18 White

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


Individual Storm Details

Track
  • Cyclone WAKA (01-02 JAN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2

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  • Tropical Storm BERNIE (03-04 JAN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Category: TS

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  • Cyclone CLAUDIA (11-13 FEB)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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  • Tropical Storm 16P (24-26 FEB)
    Storm - Max Winds: 35 Category: TS

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  • Tropical Storm DES (05-07 MAR)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Category: TS

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  • Tropical Storm 19P (14-16 MAR)
    Storm - Max Winds: 35 Category: TS

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  • Tropical Storm UPIA (25-28 MAY)
    Storm - Max Winds: 35 Category: TS

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  • Tropical Storm YOLANDE (04-05 DEC)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Category: TS

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  • Cyclone ZOE (25-31 DEC)
    Storm - Max Winds: 155 Category: 5

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