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Continued Heavy Rain for Portions of Texas and Louisiana; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Great Basin

Slow moving tropical depression Imelda will produce heavy rain and flooding across southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana through late this week. Isolated areas may receive as much as 25 inches of rain, and flash flood watches are in effect, including for the Houston metro area. Active storms in the West will keep fire weather threats elevated to critical in the Great Basin. Read More >

Tropical Cyclone Climatology in the Pacific


Tropical Cyclone Climatology 1966-2005

Hurricane Symbol

  Images below taken from Cindy Dettmer-Shea's Thesis Research at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2008

Tropical Cyclone Tracks By Month Mean Tropical Cyclone Motion and Speed

Landfalling Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Cyclone Tracks During El Nino/La Nina Years

Total Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Cyclone Genesis Positions and Tracks In The Eastern Pacific Tropical Cyclone Tracks in the Eastern Pacific (1966-1993) Tropical Cyclone Frequency in the Eastern Pacific, NW Pacific and SW Pacific

Climatology of Tropical Cyclones in the Central Pacific Basin (WFO Honolulu)