TITLE

Eastern North Pacific Hurricane Season of 1999

AUTHOR(S)
Beven II, John L.; Franklin, James L.
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Monthly Weather Review;Apr2004, Vol. 132 Issue 4, p1036
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The 1999 hurricane season in the eastern North Pacific is summarized, and individual tropical storms and hurricanes are described. Producing only nine named storms, the season tied 1996 as the second least active on record. Hurricane Dora was the strongest and longest-lived cyclone of the season. Hurricane Greg, the only cyclone to make landfall during the season, weakened to a tropical storm just before moving ashore in Baja California, Mexico. Fifteen deaths resulted from the tropical cyclones.
ACCESSION #
12556340

 

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