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1968 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Southern Indian Ocean

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Unknown Storm #1 9-16 NOV - - - 
2Unknown Storm #2 6-10 DEC - - - 
3Unknown Storm #3 8-22 DEC - - - 
4Unknown Storm #4 9-11 DEC - - - 
5Unknown Storm #5 14-20 DEC - - - 
6Unknown Storm #6 19-27 DEC - - - 
7Unknown Storm #7 29 DEC- 9 JAN - - - 
8Unknown Storm #8 30 DEC- 5 JAN - - - 
9Unknown Storm #9 30 DEC- 2 JAN - - - 
10Unknown Storm #10 8-14 JAN - - - 
11Unknown Storm #11 9-31 JAN - - - 
12Unknown Storm #12 11-16 JAN - - - 
13Unknown Storm #13 14-20 JAN - - - 
14Unknown Storm #14 17-26 JAN - - - 
15Unknown Storm #15 18-19 JAN - - - 
16Tropical Storm #16 19-23 JAN 50 - - 
17Unknown Storm #17 20-26 JAN - - - 
18Tropical Storm #18 20-25 JAN 35 - - 
19Unknown Storm #19 26-27 JAN - - - 
20Unknown Storm #20 26-28 JAN - - - 
21Subtropical Storm #21 2- 5 FEB 20 - - 
22Unknown Storm #22 5- 6 FEB - - - 
23Unknown Storm #23 10-15 FEB - - - 
24Unknown Storm #24 13-15 FEB - - - 
25Unknown Storm #25 13-15 FEB - - - 
26Unknown Storm #26 17-26 FEB - - - 
27Unknown Storm #27 20-24 FEB - - - 
28Subtropical Storm #28 25-28 FEB 20 - - 
29Unknown Storm #29 29 FEB- 8 MAR - - - 
30Unknown Storm #30 6-13 MAR - - - 
31Unknown Storm #31 26 MAR- 3 APR - - - 
32Unknown Storm #32 4-10 APR - - - 
33Unknown Storm #33 5-12 APR - - - 

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

Track Unknown Storm #33 (05-12 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #32 (04-10 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #31 (26 MAR-03 APR)
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Track Unknown Storm #30 (06-13 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #29 (29 FEB-08 MAR)
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Track Subtropical Storm #28 (25-28 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #27 (20-24 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #26 (17-26 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #25 (13-15 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #24 (13-15 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #23 (10-15 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #22 (05-06 FEB)
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Track Subtropical Storm #21 (02-05 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #20 (26-28 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #19 (26-27 JAN)
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Track Tropical Storm #18 (20-25 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #17 (20-26 JAN)
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Track Tropical Storm #16 (19-23 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #15 (18-19 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #14 (17-26 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #13 (14-20 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #12 (11-16 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #11 (09-31 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #10 (08-14 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #9 (30 DEC-02 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #8 (30 DEC-05 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #7 (29 DEC-09 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #6 (19-27 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #5 (14-20 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #4 (09-11 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #3 (08-22 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #2 (06-10 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #1 (09-16 NOV)
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