tropical depression


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tropical depression

A type of low-pressure area region with speeds up to 64 knots. It is normally an earlier stage of a tropical cyclone.
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The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said the tropical depression was expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) late yesterday.
A tropical depression is categorized as a storm with winds of less than 39 mph, while a tropical storm has winds between 39 mph and 73 mph.
Now, after rapidly intensifying overnight, a tropical depression will impact the Tampa area and Floridians must prepare for impacts to Southwest Florida.
The tropical depression will develop into a deep tropical depression, without having any direct impact in the coming 24 hours, according to the Public Authority for Civil Aviation.
A statement issued byDirectorate General of Meteorologysaid thatthe numerical forecast maps point out to gradual decline of the tropical depression over the coming 48 hours without having any direct effects on the Sultanate's coasts over the coming two days.
Bonnie first formed as a tropical depression in the Bahamas on Thursday morning, before strengthening into a tropical storm on Thursday evening.
Washington, January 29 (ANI): Reports indicate that the eleventh tropical depression has formed in the Southern Indian Ocean south of Port Louis.
Summary: Andres, the first hurricane of the eastern Pacific season, has weakened to a tropical depression.
Typhoon Shanshan weakened into a tropical depression Wednesday morning over the Sea of Okhotsk after passing over Japan's northernmost main island of Hokkaido, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Before Cindy, came Tropical Storm Bret on June 29, which degraded into a tropical depression before hitting Mexico.
Thousands of people huddled on their rooftops yesterday to escape flooding as a tropical depression dumped torrential rains on central and southern Mexico.
Dolly weakened from a hurricane to a tropical depression as it moved inland, but still carried torrential rain that threatened to cause more damaging floods.

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