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September 2009 Eastern Pacific Monthly Summary
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ABPZ30 KNHC 011526
TWSEP 
MONTHLY TROPICAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
800 AM PDT THU OCT 01 2009
 
FOR THE EASTERN NORTH PACIFIC...EAST OF 140 DEGREES WEST LONGITUDE..

TROPICAL CYCLONE ACTIVITY DURING SEPTEMBER WAS SOMEWHAT BELOW
AVERAGE WITH THREE TROPICAL STORMS AND ONE HURRICANE FORMING.  THE
LONG-TERM AVERAGES ARE ABOUT THREE TROPICAL STORMS...TWO
HURRICANES...AND ONE MAJOR HURRICANE.  SEPTEMBER 2009 HAD ABOUT 70
PERCENT OF THE LONG-TERM MEAN ACCUMULATED CYCLONE ENERGY...ACE...A
COMBINED MEASURE OF THE STRENGTH AND DURATION OF TROPICAL STORMS
AND HURRICANES.

REPORTS ON INDIVIDUAL CYCLONES...WHEN COMPLETED...ARE AT THE WEB
SITE OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER...USE LOWER-CASE LETTERS...
HTTP://WWW.NHC.NOAA.GOV/2009EPAC.SHTML

SUMMARY TABLE

NAME                 DATES        MAX WIND (MPH)
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TD ONE-E            18-19 JUN          35                
H  ANDRES           21-24 JUN          80                
TS BLANCA            6-9  JUL          50                
H  CARLOS           10-16 JUL         105                
TS DOLORES          15-17 JUL          50                
TS LANA*         30 JUL-3 AUG          65                
TS ENRIQUE           3-7  AUG          65                
MH FELICIA           4-11 AUG         140                
TD NINE-E            9-11 AUG          35                
MH GUILLERMO        12-20 AUG         125                
TS HILDA            22-28 AUG          65                
TS IGNACIO          24-27 AUG          50                
MH JIMENA        29 AUG-4 SEP         155                
TS KEVIN         29 AUG-1 SEP          50                
H  LINDA             7-12 SEP          80                
TS MARTY            16-19 SEP          45                
TS NORA             23-25 SEP          60                
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*LANA DEVELOPED FROM TROPICAL DEPRESSION SIX-E THAT FORMED IN THE
EASTERN PACIFIC BASIN. HOWEVER...IT DID NOT REACH TROPICAL STORM
STRENGTH UNTIL MOVING INTO THE CENTRAL PACIFIC BASIN.  THEREFORE IT
WAS GIVEN A NAME FROM THE CENTRAL PACIFIC BASIN LIST OF NAMES.

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