1973 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Eastern Pacific

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane AVA 2-12 JUN 140 915 5 
2Tropical Storm BERNICE 22-23 JUN 60 - - 
3Tropical Storm CLAUDIA 26-30 JUN 55 999 - 
4Hurricane DOREEN 18 JUL- 3 AUG 120 968 4 
5Hurricane EMILY 21-28 JUL 120 972 4 
6Hurricane FLORENCE 25-30 JUL 80 995 1 
7Tropical Storm GLENDA 30 JUL- 5 AUG 50 - - 
8Tropical Storm HEATHER 31 AUG- 1 SEP 45 - - 
9Hurricane IRAH 22-27 SEP 95 955 2 
10Tropical Storm JENNIFER 23-27 SEP 35 - - 
11Hurricane KATHERINE 29 SEP- 9 OCT 85 978 2 
12Hurricane LILLIAN 5- 9 OCT 75 990 1 

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

Hurricane LILLIAN (05-09 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 990 Category: 1

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Hurricane KATHERINE (29 SEP-09 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: 978 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm JENNIFER (23-27 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 35

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Hurricane IRAH (22-27 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: 955 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm HEATHER (31 AUG-01 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm GLENDA (30 JUL-05 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Hurricane FLORENCE (25-30 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 995 Category: 1

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Hurricane EMILY (21-28 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Min Pres: 972 Category: 4

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Hurricane DOREEN (18 JUL-03 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Min Pres: 968 Category: 4

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Tropical Storm CLAUDIA (26-30 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 999

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Tropical Storm BERNICE (22-23 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 60

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Hurricane AVA (02-12 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 915 Category: 5

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