1968 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Eastern Pacific

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm ANNETTE 20-22 JUN 45 - - 
2Tropical Storm BONNY 4- 9 JUL 45 - - 
3Tropical Storm CELESTE 15-21 JUL 45 - - 
4Tropical Storm DIANA 21-26 JUL 45 - - 
5Tropical Storm ESTELLE 23-31 JUL 45 - - 
6Hurricane FERNANDA 5-15 AUG 75 - 1 
7Tropical Storm GWEN 6- 9 AUG 45 - - 
8Tropical Storm HYACINTH 17-21 AUG 45 - - 
9Tropical Storm IVA 21-26 AUG 45 - - 
10Hurricane JOANNE 21-28 AUG 75 - 1 
11Tropical Storm KATHLEEN 24 AUG- 3 SEP 45 - - 
12Hurricane LIZA 28 AUG- 6 SEP 75 - 1 
13Tropical Storm MADELINE 29-30 AUG 45 - - 
14Hurricane NAOMI 9-13 SEP 75 - 1 
15Tropical Storm ORLA 22-30 SEP 50 - - 
16Hurricane PAULINE 26 SEP- 3 OCT 75 1008 1 
17Hurricane REBECCA 6-11 OCT 75 - 1 
18Tropical Storm SIMONE 18-19 OCT 45 - - 
19Tropical Storm TARA 20-28 OCT 45 - - 

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

Tropical Storm TARA (20-28 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm SIMONE (18-19 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Hurricane REBECCA (06-11 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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Hurricane PAULINE (26 SEP-03 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 1008 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm ORLA (22-30 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Hurricane NAOMI (09-13 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm MADELINE (29-30 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Hurricane LIZA (28 AUG-06 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm KATHLEEN (24 AUG-03 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Hurricane JOANNE (21-28 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm IVA (21-26 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm HYACINTH (17-21 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm GWEN (06-09 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Hurricane FERNANDA (05-15 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm ESTELLE (23-31 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm DIANA (21-26 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm CELESTE (15-21 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm BONNY (04-09 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm ANNETTE (20-22 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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