Get latest News Information, Articles on Oman Cyclone Updated on October 13, 2020 01:40 with exclusive Pictures, photos & videos on Oman Cyclone at Latestly.com The Eastern Pacific similarly was below average with 17 named storms forming and merely 4 hurricanes. On April 9, ENSO Blog reaffirmed their belief that environmental conditions would remain neutral. It have become extratropical on December 20. This marked the third season in a row with a pre-season tropical cyclone. Most meteorological organizations rate the intensity of a storm by this figure, so the lower the minimum pressure of the storm, the more intense or "stronger" it is considered to be. As a result, the ENSO Blog issued La Niña watch, stating a 50-55% chance of a strong La Niña. It is very likely to cross the Sri Lanka coast close to Trincomalee during the evening or night of December 2 as a cyclonic storm with a wind speed of 75-85 kilometres per hour gusting to 95 kmph, the IMD's Cyclone Warning Division said. The Eastern Pacific was very quiet, only featuring Norbert while the Western Pacific was active featuring numerous tropical systems which also led to severe floods in Vietnam, including Saudel, Molave, and Goni. Get the Oman weather forecast. As wind speeds increase over the body of water, mass warming causes the air to expand and travel upward and outward, creating a column of wind with speeds of up to 62kph. This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the National Weather Service. The month started off with the Atlantic's third Greek-named storm, Gamma, and continued with consistent record-breaking Atlantic activity including 4 additional hurricanes; Delta, Epsilon, Zeta and Eta. “Although there is unlikely to be a direct effect from the cyclone on the UAE, we will be keeping a close eye on it,” said Mohammed Alebri, director of meteorology at the weather centre. Krovanh was responsible for at least $2.28 million USD in damage and eight dead in the Philippines. Vongfong (Ambo) became the first storm of the Pacific typhoon season, marking the latest start to the basin since 2016 and dealing significant damage in the Philippines. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. This is because when systems move between basins, it creates a discrepancy in the actual number of systems and fatalities. In the eastern Pacific, a tropical cyclone outbreak resulted in the formation of Elida, Fausto, Genevieve, Hernan, and Iselle. Adding on, Tino brought considerable damage throughout the South Pacific in the middle portion of the month, and a rare South Atlantic tropical cyclone formed, named Kurumí, becoming the first of its kind to be named in January later on in the month. The storm struck Masirah Island and later, southern Oman on June 13. In early April, Harold also entered the basin from the Australian region. Following the same day, 03F intensified into Category 1 tropical cyclone Zazu, strengthening to Category 2. [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. On January 9, a group of climate scientists writing for ENSO Blog published their forecast for atmospheric conditions. [6][7] When Typhoon Vongfong struck the Philippines in May, evacuation shelters were filled to half-capacity to comply with social distancing guidelines, requiring more evacuation centers to house refugees. The effects can be devastating if the cyclone hits land. Arthur also developed in the month, giving the North Atlantic season six consecutive seasons with pre-season activity. The North Atlantic mainly contributed to most development in the month and continued its record breaking season with the development of Hurricanes Nana, Paulette, Sally, and Teddy, and (Sub)Tropical Storms Omar, Rene, Vicky, Wilfred, Alpha, and Beta. • June 2, 1881 – A storm crossed Masirah Island and dissipated over southeastern Oman. 2 Only systems that formed either on or after January 1, 2020 are counted in the seasonal totals. The season as a whole, however, was below average. Typical gusts can be expected to reach 280kph, the highest grade of hurricane force winds. ", "January 2020 ENSO update: new year, new you", "April 2020 ENSO Update: Alternative Communication", "July 2020 ENSO update: La Niña Watch! Then two cyclones named Gretel and Harold formed in Coral Sea on March and April respectively. Dubai: A cyclone, initially codenamed 02A, has developed in the Arabian Sea and is seen moving towards the coast of Oman on Tuesday. Afterwards, a record-breaking ten storms developed in the month of September. Blake would later make landfall in northwestern Australia and soon degenerate afterwards. Hurricane Douglas caused minor damage to the Hawaiian Islands as it passed north as a Category 1, and Hurricane Genevieve nearly became the strongest landfalling system of the season, but failed to do so as it passed southwest of the Baja California Peninsula. The West Pacific in fact had a below average season with only 23 named storms forming. In July, five individual storms (most notably Hurricane Isaias, which spawned a damaging tornado outbreak in the United States) formed and tied the record with 2005 as the most active July on record. 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. It also featured Tropical Depression One-E in the Eastern Pacific, becoming its earliest forming tropical cyclone in the basin proper, and the first storm in the Northern Hemisphere in 2020. Both system caused strong winds and heavy downpour. ( cyclocane is a CYCLOne and hurriCANE tracker by hayley) English español français. 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