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The month of February was fairly active, seeing thirteen tropical cyclones develop, with eight being named. Storm watch begins as cyclone heads towards Oman UAE could feel the after-effects of tropical storm in Arabian Sea, with high humidity expected A screen grab of projections from Windy.com of a tropical depression developing in the Arabian Sea. Off India, a suspect area could evolve into a tropical storm in the coming days. A total of 10 of the 22 storms became typhoons, a moderately lower than normal proportion. The strongest winds were actually from, All damage totals are valued as of 2002 and in, Learn how and when to remove this template message, 2019–20 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season, 2020–21 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season, devastating floods and mudslides in Southeast region of Brazil, flash flooding in Telengana and Maharashtra, 2020–21 South–West Indian Ocean cyclone season, 2020 South Atlantic tropical cyclone season, 2020 Mediterranean tropical-like cyclone season, "Indian Ocean Dipole: What is it and why is it linked to floods and bushfires? During most of the year, sea surface temperatures were moderately below normal near the equator, and were highest around 160° E from August to October. August was the second most active month of the year, seeing 18 tropical cyclones forming and 15 named storms. Blake subsequently became the first named storm of the year and made two landfalls in the Kimberley Region, bringing heavy rainfall throughout the region. 2019–20 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season summary map, 2020–21 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season summary map, 2019–20 Australian region cyclone season summary map, 2020–21 Australian region cyclone season summary map, 2019–20 South Pacific Ocean cyclone season summary map, 2020–21 South Pacific Ocean cyclone season summary map, Global atmospheric and hydrological conditions. Three other tropical lows formed in late January and early February. The season concluded with the two lows formed in the area under TCWC Jakarta, which the latter one was named as Mangga which became one of the powerful extratropical cyclone to hit Australia such late in the season. Burevi formed on November 30, scraped Sri Lanka, and dissipated just off the coast of India. Oquira caused little damage to any landmasses. The season was slightly below average with most of the tropical cyclones affecting the Korean Peninsula and the Philippines. During December 8, the FMS reported that Tropical Disturbance 01F had developed, while it was located about 145 km (90 mi) to the northeast of Apia in Samoa. Esther didn't strengthen much, but Ferdinand went on to become a Category 3 severe tropical cyclone, equivalent to a Category 2 Atlantic Hurricane. Also not officially included is Medicane Ianos, which developed in the Mediterranean Sea and is included for record-keeping purposes only. Activity in the Western Pacific increased significantly with the formation of Jangmi, Mekkhala, a tropical depression that didn't affect land, and Higos in the South China Sea. The first storm, in the Bay of Bengal, formed on May 16 from a low pressure area. Following after Higos, a series of typhoons named Bavi, Maysak, and Haishen formed, all impacting South Korea and Haishen becoming the strongest of the month as a near-Category 5 equivalent typhoon. Krovanh was responsible for at least $2.28 million USD in damage and eight dead in the Philippines. Featuring only seventeen tropical storms (sixteen received names), four hurricanes, and three major hurricanes, the 2020 Pacific hurricane season was the least active season in exactly a decade. The month concluded with two other systems in the basin: Danilo and Tropical Depression 05. Irondro later followed on April 1, and concluded with the dissipation of Jeruto on April 16. The 2019–20 season was slightly above average, with eight tropical depressions, seven tropical storms, and three intense tropical cyclones in 2020. 7 Apr 2020 Originally published 7 Apr 2020. Cyclone Zazu also formed alongside Yasa, but had minimal impact on land outside Niue. Gonu war der zweite benamte Sturm der Wirbelsturmsaison in nördlichen Indischen Ozean 2007 und entwickelte sich am 1. Muscat: The total number of nature reserves in the Sultanate has exceeded 15 in the year 2020, the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI),... 6 hours ago. Die Zyklonsaison im Nordindik 2020 ist ein andauerndes Ereignis im jährlichen Zyklus der Bildung tropischer Wirbelstürme. It rapidly intensified into a Category 5 Severe tropical cyclone as it impacted Vanuatu.The season ended on April 10. Another low originated near Sumatra entered the basin on December 20, which then exited on December 28. On November 24, Tropical Low 01U formed off the coast of Sumatra which started the 2020–21 season. Eta rapidly intensified to a high-end Category 4 Hurricane, becoming the second strongest of the season and the third strongest hurricane in November ever recorded. Tropical depressions develop when the surface temperature of the sea is high, warming the air above it. The month of May was marginally active with eight tropical cyclones developing and six of those being named. After that, on December 6 another low formed off the coast of Java, which also intensified into a tropical storm status according to JTWC. Although not directly making landfall, Hurricane Genevieve passed very close to Baja California Sur and caused minor damage. The name comes from Bangladesh and is one of 169 names suggested this year by 13 countries--including Myanmar, Iran, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar and Saudi Arabia — for cyclones … The season as a whole, however, was below average. Gati, the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded in the northern … May 30, 2020: 05 UTC. 2 Only systems that formed either on or after January 1, 2020 are counted in the seasonal totals. The season produced thirty-one tropical cyclones, of which thirty developed into named storms; thirteen became hurricanes, and six attained major hurricane status. • June 2, 1881 – A storm crossed Masirah Island and dissipated over southeastern Oman. “The cyclone is huge, so it could have an impact on the weather we see here, with more humidity for example.”, UAE forecasters warn of tropical depression in Arabian Sea, UAE Weather: Sweatember gives way to fog-tober as humidity soars and mist rolls in, Several schools in Dubai cancel in-person lessons as Covid-19 cases rise, Sultan Haitham of Oman issues new law to create crown prince role, Six cities that will be warmer than parts of the UAE on Tuesday, Germany's Angela Merkel leads European fears of 'problematic' Twitter ban on Trump, Al Ain freezes over as temperatures sink to -5° - in pictures, Watch: Sharjah to open UAE’s first high-speed sky pod network, Abu Dhabi sets out exemptions for vaccinated people, Abu Dhabi's new entertainment hub 90% complete, Rare cannibal spider discovered for first time in the UAE. Storms Josephine, Kyle, Laura, and Marco became the earliest 10th, 11th, 12th, and 13th named storms on record in the Atlantic and forming on August 13, 14, 21, and 22, respectively. Although the UAE is not expected to be affected directly by the storm, experts said it could play havoc with weather systems here. [12] Movement restrictions in El Salvador were temporarily lifted to allow people to purchase supplies ahead of Tropical Storm Amanda.[13]. In 2020 in the North Atlantic basin, all of the statistics fell well above listed, featuring a record-breaking 30 tropical storms, 13 hurricanes, and 6 major hurricanes, with an ACE total of 178. Tropical Disturbance 02F was designated sometime later, but didn't last long after that. [4] In September, NOAA confirmed that the environment shifted to a La Niña pattern, based on lower than normal water temperatures in the eastern Pacific Ocean near the equator. Throughout 2020, 137 tropical cyclones have formed in bodies of water known as tropical cyclone basins. They both exited the basin and intensified further into the South Pacific basin. Typhoon Goni in October–November was the strongest and most intense storm of the season and year. No named storms entered the basin from the Central Pacific, east of the International Date Line. Producing wind gusts to 230 km/h (140 mph), the storm was the strongest cyclone on record to hit the Arabian Peninsula until Cyclone Gonu hit in 2007. [nb 2] Typhoons Bavi, Maysak, and Haishen were a series of three major typhoons to strike the Korean Peninsula in just a two-week span in August and September. [8][9][10] As a result of the use of schools as quarantine facilities for COVID-19, some schools could not be used as evacuation shelters. Oman declares 3-day holiday for cyclone recovery effort Oman's arid southern Dhofar region flooded Debris and sea foam litter a beach after Cyclone Mekunu in Salalah, Oman, Saturday, May 26, 2018. The ENSO Blog estimated a 75% chance that La Niña conditions would persist through the end of the year, in part due to a strengthening Walker circulation.[5]. Near the end of the month, Gonzalo, Hanna and Isaias marked the earliest seventh, eighth, and ninth-named storms on record in the Atlantic, beating the record set by Gert, Harvey and Irene all in 2005 respectively. In the Australian region, two tropical lows formed in and both impacted the Pilbara Region of Western Australia, one reaching near Category 1 tropical cyclone strength according to Australian scale. This marked the third season in a row with a pre-season tropical cyclone. The strongest storm of the year was Yasa, peaking with a pressure of 899 hPa (26.55 inHg) and with 10-minute sustained winds of 250 km/h (155 mph). Amphan became the strongest of the month, and also became one of the strongest cyclones in the North Indian Ocean on record as well as the costliest storm in the basin on record. On January 9, a group of climate scientists writing for ENSO Blog published their forecast for atmospheric conditions. Uesi also impacted the east coast of Australia and New Caledonia, killing one person. In October, Typhoon Chan-hom was the longest-lived storm of the season, Typhoon Saudel was another contributing storm to the Vietnam flood event, Tropical Storm Linfa became the deadliest storm of the season and year, and Typhoon Molave caused catastrophic damage to the Philippines. On January 1, 06 intensified into Tropical Storm Danilo. In August, Typhoon Hagupit became the second typhoon of the season, striking China. 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