Hurricanes & Tropical Storms - June 2012


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Note: This report catalogs recent tropical cyclones and places each basin's tropical cyclone activity in a climate-scale context. It is not updated in real time. Users seeking real time status and forecasts of tropical cyclones should visit The National Hurricane Center.

West North Pacific Basin

Mawar
Tropical Storm Mawar Satellite Image
Mawar Track
Tropical Storm Mawar Forecast Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Mawar(Ambo)
Cyclogenesis Date 06/01
Cyclolysis Date 06/05
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category Cat 3
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 115 mph (100 kt or 185 km/h)
Min Pressure 960 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 11.2450 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds)
Deaths 3
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Guchol
Tropical Storm Guchol Satellite Image
Guchol Track
Tropical Storm Guchol Forecast Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Guchol(Butchoy)
Cyclogenesis Date 06/12
Cyclolysis Date 06/19
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category Cat 4
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 150 mph (130 kt or 241 km/h)
Min Pressure 930 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2)
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) 06/19 - Kii Penninsula, Japan (55 kt or 102 km/h)
Deaths 27
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Talim
Tropical Storm Talim Satellite Image
Talim Track
Tropical Storm Talim Forecast Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Talim(Carina)
Cyclogenesis Date 06/18
Cyclolysis Date 06/20
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 58 mph (50 kt or 93 km/h)
Min Pressure 985 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 2.0300 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds)
Deaths 0
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Doksuri
Tropical Storm Doksuri Satellite Image
Doksuri Track
Tropical Storm Doksuri Forecast Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Doksuri(Dindo)
Cyclogenesis Date 06/26
Cyclolysis Date 06/30
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 58 mph (50 kt or 93 km/h)
Min Pressure 992 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 1.7850 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) 06/29 - Guangdong, China (40 kt or 74 km/h)
Deaths 6
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

South Indian Basin

Kuena
Tropical Storm Kuena Satellite Image
Kuena Track
Tropical Storm Kuena Forecast Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Kuena(Ambo)
Cyclogenesis Date 06/06
Cyclolysis Date 06/07
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 58 mph (50 kt or 93 km/h)
Min Pressure 990 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 1.1500 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds)
Deaths 0
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

East North Pacific Basin

Carlotta
Tropical Storm Carlotta Satellite Image
Carlotta Track
Tropical Storm Carlotta Forecast Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Carlotta
Cyclogenesis Date 06/14
Cyclolysis Date 06/16
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category Cat 2
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 104 mph (90 kt or 167 km/h)
Min Pressure 976 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 3.4325 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) 06/15 - near Puerto Escondido, Mexico (78 kt or 145 km/h)
Deaths 2
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Atlantic Basin

Chris
Tropical Storm Chris Satellite Image


Chris Track
Tropical Storm Chris Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Chris
Cyclogenesis Date 06/19
Cyclolysis Date 06/22
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category Cat 1
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 75 mph (65 kt or 120 km/h)
Min Pressure 987 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 2.9225 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds)
Deaths 0
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Debby
Tropical Storm Debby Satellite Image


Debby Track
Tropical Storm Debby Track


Safir Simpson Color Legend for Track Map from Unisys
Saffir-Simpson Scale Color Legend
Tropical Cyclone Summary
Tropical Cyclone Debby
Cyclogenesis Date 06/23
Cyclolysis Date 06/26
Highest Saffir-Simpson Category TS
Maximum 6-hr Sustained Wind 58 mph (50 kt or 93 km/h)
Min Pressure 990 mbar
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE*) Index (kt2) 2.4400 x 104
Landfall Information (date, location and sustained winds) 06/26 - Steinhatchee, Florida (35 kt or 65 km/h)
06/22–06/26 Total Precip (map)
Deaths 3
*The (ACE) Index calculations are based on preliminary data.

Citing This Report

NOAA National Climatic Data Center, State of the Climate: Hurricanes & Tropical Storms for June 2012, published online July 2012, retrieved on September 1, 2014 from http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/tropical-cyclones/2012/6.