1978 Tropical Storm BESS (1978221N19114)


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Summary Information

Storm ID 1978221N19114
Start Aug 9 00Z
Max Intensity 38 kt (Aug 9 18Z), 987 mb (Aug 10 06Z)
End Aug 10 06Z
ATCF IDs
Track status Best track data.
Spur track This storm is a spur track associated with the main storm: 1978217N16129

Storm track plot

Map of storm track

Intensity plots

Map of storm track

Radial wind information

No radial wind information for this storm


Position and Intensity Table

BASIN ISO_TIME_________ NATURE LAT LON CMA WIND CMA PRES
degrees north degrees east kts mb
WP 1978-08-09 00:00:00 TS 19.00 114.00 29 996
WP 03:00:00 TS 18.74 113.80 29 995
WP 06:00:00 TS 18.50 113.80 29 994
WP 09:00:00 TS 18.29 114.07 29 994
WP 12:00:00 TS 18.20 114.30 29 994
WP 15:00:00 TS 18.33 114.15 33 993
WP 18:00:00 TS 18.50 113.80 38 992
WP 21:00:00 TS 18.54 113.42 38 991
WP 1978-08-10 00:00:00 TS 18.50 113.00 38 990
WP 03:00:00 TS 18.40 112.59 38 988
WP 06:00:00 TS 18.30 112.20 38 987

Source Information

Agency Information
USA
TOKYO
CMA CH1978BST.txt:Storm=13:Bess
HKO
NEWDELHI
REUNION
BOM
NADI
WELLINGTON
DS824
TD9636
TD9635
NEUMANN
MLC

All available IBTrACS Data

SEASON BASIN SUBBASIN ISO_TIME_________ NATURE LAT LON DIST2LAND LANDFALL IFLAG USA SSHS CMA LAT CMA LON CMA CAT CMA WIND CMA PRES STORM SPEED STORM DIR
Year degrees north degrees east km km 1 degrees north degrees east 1 kts mb kts degrees
1978 WP MM 1978-08-09 00:00:00 TS 19.00 114.00 321 307 __O___________ -1 19.00 114.00 1 29 996 6 216
1978 WP MM 03:00:00 TS 18.74 113.80 310 310 __P___________ -1 18.74 113.80 1 29 995 5 201
1978 WP MM 06:00:00 TS 18.50 113.80 318 318 __O___________ -1 18.50 113.80 1 29 994 5 151
1978 WP MM 09:00:00 TS 18.29 114.07 356 356 __P___________ -1 18.29 114.07 1 29 994 6 122
1978 WP MM 12:00:00 TS 18.20 114.30 380 366 __O___________ -1 18.20 114.30 1 29 994 1 62
1978 WP MM 15:00:00 TS 18.33 114.15 356 318 __P___________ -1 18.33 114.15 1 33 993 6 302
1978 WP MM 18:00:00 TS 18.50 113.80 318 280 __O___________ -1 18.50 113.80 2 38 992 7 287
1978 WP MM 21:00:00 TS 18.54 113.42 280 243 __P___________ -1 18.54 113.42 2 38 991 8 270
1978 WP MM 1978-08-10 00:00:00 TS 18.50 113.00 243 215 __O___________ -1 18.50 113.00 2 38 990 8 260
1978 WP MM 03:00:00 TS 18.40 112.59 215 185 __P___________ -1 18.41 112.59 2 38 988 8 255
1978 WP MM 06:00:00 TS 18.30 112.20 185 __O___________ -1 18.30 112.20 2 38 987 8 255