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1949 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Western Pacific

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Typhoon #1 13-20 JAN 85 - 2 
2Typhoon #2 16-22 JUN 100 - 3 
3Tropical Storm #3 4-11 JUL 50 - - 
4Typhoon #4 12-19 JUL 90 - 2 
5Typhoon #5 18-25 JUL 110 - 3 
6Typhoon #6 19-28 JUL 110 - 3 
7Tropical Storm #7 26-30 JUL 50 - - 
8Typhoon #8 8-18 AUG 85 - 2 
9Typhoon #9 27 AUG- 2 SEP 110 - 3 
10Typhoon #10 31 AUG- 7 SEP 120 - 4 
11Typhoon #11 2- 4 SEP 75 - 1 
12Tropical Storm #12 2- 8 SEP 35 - - 
13Typhoon #13 12-15 SEP 95 - 2 
14Tropical Storm #14 18-21 SEP 40 - - 
15Tropical Storm #15 23-26 SEP 40 - - 
16Typhoon #16 30 SEP- 4 OCT 75 - 1 
17Typhoon #17 23-29 OCT 120 - 4 
18Tropical Storm #18 1- 4 NOV 40 - - 
19Tropical Storm #19 10-14 NOV 60 - - 
20Typhoon #20 13-26 NOV 125 - 4 
21Tropical Storm #21 1- 6 DEC 60 - - 
22Typhoon #22 9-13 DEC 85 - 2 

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 Typhoon #22 (09-13 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #21 (01-06 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #20 (13-26 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 125 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #19 (10-14 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #18 (01-04 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #17 (23-29 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #16 (30 SEP-04 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #15 (23-26 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #14 (18-21 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #13 (12-15 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 95 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #12 (02-08 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #11 (02-04 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #10 (31 AUG-07 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #9 (27 AUG-02 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #8 (08-18 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #7 (26-30 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #6 (19-28 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #5 (18-25 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #4 (12-19 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #3 (04-11 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #2 (16-22 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #1 (13-20 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2 TrackTracking information