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Eastern North Pacific Hurricane Season of 1998

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Abstract

The 1998 eastern North Pacific hurricane season is reviewed. There were 15 tropical cyclones, consisting of nine hurricanes, four tropical storms, and two tropical depressions. During 1998, two tropical cyclones made landfall; Hurricane Isis made two landfalls in Mexico while Tropical Depression Javier dissipated near Cabo Corrientes, Mexico.

Corresponding author address: Dr. Lixion A. Avila, NHC, NCEP/NWS/NOAA, Tropical Prediction Center, 11691 SW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33165-2149.

Email: lixion@nhc.noaa.gov

Abstract

The 1998 eastern North Pacific hurricane season is reviewed. There were 15 tropical cyclones, consisting of nine hurricanes, four tropical storms, and two tropical depressions. During 1998, two tropical cyclones made landfall; Hurricane Isis made two landfalls in Mexico while Tropical Depression Javier dissipated near Cabo Corrientes, Mexico.

Corresponding author address: Dr. Lixion A. Avila, NHC, NCEP/NWS/NOAA, Tropical Prediction Center, 11691 SW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33165-2149.

Email: lixion@nhc.noaa.gov

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