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List Of North Carolina Hurricanes (1950–1979) - 1970s
... August 17, 1970 – An unnamed tropical depression moves across the Outer Banks, bringing locally heavy rainfall and gusty winds ... August 17, 1971 – A tropical depression moving through the southeastern United States drops up to 12 inches (305 mm) in the state ... August 27, 1971 – Tropical Storm Doria makes landfall near Morehead City, which causes mudslides from heavy rainfall but overall light damage ...
List Of Storms In The 2001 Atlantic Hurricane Season - Storms - Tropical Depression Nine
... Tropical depression (SSHS) Duration September 19 – September 20 Peak intensity 35 mph (55 km/h) 1005 mbar (hPa) A tropical depression formed from a tropical wave ...
List Of Storms In The 2007 Atlantic Hurricane Season - Storms - Tropical Storm Ingrid
... Tropical storm (SSHS) Duration September 12 – September 17 Peak intensity 45 mph (75 km/h) 1002 mbar (hPa) A large tropical wave exited Africa on September 6 and initially failed to develop due to strong easterly ... The wind shear slowly weakened, and early on September 12 Tropical Depression Eight developed about 1125 miles (1815 km) east of the Lesser Antilles ... a ridge to its north, and with continued wind shear, it remained a tropical depression for 24 hours before convection increased further ...
Typhoon Akang
... Tropical Storm Mamie (1982) (T8201, 01W, Akang), struck the Philippines Typhoon Judy (1986), (T8601, 01W, Akang), drifted east of the Philippines, never made landfall Tropical Storm Nathan (1990) (T9003, 05W, Akang ...
Tropical Depression 04F (2009) - Meteorological History
... Centre in Nadi, Fiji, reported that a weak tropical disturbance had formed within the Coral Sea, to the east of Vanuatu ... that the disturbance had organised itself sufficiently to be classified as a tropical depression, and assigned the designation of 04F ... The next morning RSMC Nadi reported that the depression's low level circulation center was exposed with deep convection being disorganised ...

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