What is the name of cyclone in 2015?

2015 North Indian Ocean cyclone season
Name Chapala
• Maximum winds 215 km/h (130 mph) (3-minute sustained)
• Lowest pressure 940 hPa (mbar)
Seasonal statistics

What is the name of cyclone in 2014?


2014 North Indian Ocean cyclone season
Name Nilofar
• Maximum winds 205 km/h (125 mph) (3-minute sustained)
• Lowest pressure 950 hPa (mbar)
Seasonal statistics

What is the name of the cyclone in 2013?


2013 North Indian Ocean cyclone season
Last system dissipated December 13, 2013
Strongest storm
Name Phailin
• Maximum winds 215 km/h (130 mph) (3-minute sustained)

What year was Cyclone Lucy?

March 7, 2014 – March 16, 2014
Cyclone Lusi/Dates

What are examples of cyclones?

Cyclones are strong spiraling winds characterized by a low pressure and numerous thunderstorms. Here is the list of strong tropical cyclones in India including Cyclone Thane, Cyclone Mora, Cyclone Megh, Cyclone Jal,Cyclone Roanu,Cyclone Lehar, Cyclone Nargis, Cyclone Mala and Cyclone Giri.

What caused Cyclone Monica?

Severe Tropical Cyclone Monica originated from an area of low pressure that formed early on 16 April 2006 off the coast of Papua New Guinea. Monica tracked generally westward, towards Far North Queensland, in response to a low to mid-level ridge to the south.

Who named Phailin?

Phailin was named by Thailand after the word, sapphire. Naming of cyclones in North Indian Ocean by India and other SAARC countries and Oman and Thailand began 10 years ago for easy reference, documentation and research.

Which was the biggest cyclone in India?

The 36 Deadliest Tropical Cyclones in World History

Rank Name/Areas of Largest Loss Ocean Area
1. Great Bhola Cyclone, Bangladesh Bay of Bengal
2. Hooghly River Cyclone, India and Bangladesh Bay of Bengal
3. Haiphong Typhoon, Vietnam West Pacific
4. Coringa, India Bay of Bengal

Which is highest cyclone in India?

The cyclone prompted India’s biggest evacuation in 23 years with more than 550,000 people moved up from the coastline in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh to safer places….Cyclone Phailin.

Extremely severe cyclonic storm (IMD scale)
Highest winds 3-minute sustained: 215 km/h (130 mph) 1-minute sustained: 260 km/h (160 mph)

Has there ever been a hurricane Molly?

Hurricane Molly first developed in the Caribbean after a tropical wave had developed south of Puerto Rico. On November 1, Hurricane Molly made landfall in the Cayman Islands, causing considerable damage with hurricane-force winds and a small storm surge.

Where was the capital of Fiji during Cyclone Winston?

Winston is the deadliest storm to affect the nation of Fiji since Cyclone Meli in 1979, which claimed 53 lives. The relative lack of strong tropical cyclones affecting the capital city of Suva, located along the southeastern coast of Viti Levu, led to complacency among residents.

When did the South Pacific cyclone season end?

The 2014–15 South Pacific cyclone season was a slightly-below average tropical cyclone season, with five tropical cyclones occurring within the basin between 160°E and 120°W. The season officially ran from November 1, 2014, to April 30, 2015.

When was the last tropical cyclone season in Australia?

The season officially ran from November 1, 2014 to April 30, 2015. During the season, tropical cyclones were officially monitored by the Regional Specialized Meteorological Center (RSMC) in Nadi, Fiji and the Tropical Cyclone Warning Centers in Brisbane, Australia and Wellington, New Zealand.

Where was the costliest tropical cyclone in the South Pacific?

Winston is also the costliest tropical cyclone on record in the South Pacific basin. The system was first noted as a tropical disturbance on 7 February 2016, when it was located to the northwest of Port Vila, Vanuatu.