Hurricanes & Tropical Storms - January 2010


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Note: This report catalogs recent tropical cyclones and places each basin's tropical cyclone activity in a climate-scale context. It is not updated in real time. Users seeking real time status and forecasts of tropical cyclones should visit The National Hurricane Center.


South Indian Basin

Edzani
Tropical Storm Edzani Satellite Image
Edzani Track
Tropical Storm Edzani Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Edzani
Cyclogenesis Date 01/06
Cyclolysis Date 01/15
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 135 mph (135 kt or 250 km/h)
Min Pressure 947 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 22.6206 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) N/A
Deaths N/A
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.


11S
Tropical Storm 11S Satellite Image
11S Track
Tropical Storm 11S Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone 11S
Cyclogenesis Date 01/27
Cyclolysis Date 01/28
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 40 mph (35 kt or 65 km/h)
Min Pressure 1003 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) .3675 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) N/A
Deaths N/A
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.


Australian Basin

Magda
Tropical Storm Magda Satellite Image


Australian Scale Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Australian Scale Color Legend
Magda Track
Tropical Storm Magda Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Magda
Cyclogenesis Date 01/20
Cyclolysis Date 01/22
Highest Australian Category Cat 1
Maximum Gust 139 km/h
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 69 mph (60 kt or 111 km/h)
Min Pressure 980 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 2.4138 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) N/A
Deaths 0
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.


Magda
Tropical Storm Olga Satellite Image


Australian Scale Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Australian Scale Color Legend
Olga Track
Tropical Storm Olga Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Olga
Cyclogenesis Date 01/23
Cyclolysis Date 01/27
Highest Australian Category Cat 1
Maximum Gust 120 km/h
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 58 mph (50 kt or 93 km/h)
Min Pressure 983 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 1.8463 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) N/A
Deaths 0
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.


South Pacific Basin

Nisha
Tropical Storm Nisha Satellite Image
Nisha Track
Tropical Storm Nisha Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Nisha
Cyclogenesis Date 01/28
Cyclolysis Date 01/30
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 58 mph (50 kt or 93 km/h)
Min Pressure 990 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 1.6338 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) N/A
Deaths N/A
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Citing This Report

NOAA National Climatic Data Center, State of the Climate: Hurricanes & Tropical Storms for January 2010, published online February 2010, retrieved on August 30, 2014 from http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/tropical-cyclones/2010/1.