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Speed Conversion

 

Tropical Cyclone Wind Speed

Strength

Category

1 Minute Maximum Sustained Winds

Knots

mph

km/hr

Tropical Depression

TD

<34

<39

<63

Tropical Storm

TS

34-63

39-73

63-118

Cyclone

Cat 1

64-82

74-95

119-153

Cyclone

Cat 2

83-95

96-110

154-177

Severe Cyclone

Cat 3

96-113

111-130

178-210

Severe Cyclone

Cat 4

114-135

131-155

211-250

Severe Cyclone

Cat 5

>135

>155

>250

 

Cat 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knots

Mph

Km/hr

10

12

19

30

35

56

50

59

94

70

82

132

90

105

169

100

117

188

120

140

225

140

164

263

160

187

301

180

210

338

200

234

376

220

257

414

 

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GUSTAV Cloudsat

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20080828.0651.cloudsat.94GHz.radar_prof.07LGUSTAV.45kts-994mb-180N-755W.FL02

20080829.0555.cloudsat.94GHz.radar_prof.08LHANNA.45kts-1000mb-211N-618W.FL

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