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.
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Citing This Report
NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information, State of the Climate: Hurricanes and Tropical Storms for November 2012, published online December 2012, retrieved on July 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/tropical-cyclones/201211.