[1] The disturbance became a tropical depression on the 2nd and a tropical storm on the 4th. Number Name Basin Birth (UTC) Death (UTC) Duration Min. It turned northward then westward, where it regenerated on the 28th. Typhoon Thelma. Typhoon Sarah may refer to the following: The name was used for thirteen tropical cyclones in the Northwest Pacific before 1999 when the JTWC was in charge for naming systems in that basin. Typhoon Cecil formed on the 10th from an easterly wave in early April. [14] The Philippines began restricting low-level inflow as Vera continued northwestward toward northern Luzon. After studying … According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, peak winds reached and incredible 190 mph (305 kph)! The circulation intensified into a tropical depression on March 19. Earn Transferable Credit & Get your Degree, Get access to this video and our entire Q&A library. Alice caused extensive damage in the Marshall Islands. [16] Ben was the last tropical cyclone of the 1979 Pacific typhoon season. On October 12, 1979, Typhoon Tip generated peak wind speeds of 300 kilometers per hour. Roger then executed a cyclonic loop on October 5. 1970: no typhoons made landfall on Taiwan 1971: 3 typhoons #18 (Super Typhoon Nadine) ... 1989: 1 typhoon #22 (Typhoon Sarah) Peak: Category 4 Landfall: Category 4 Deaths: 47. Upper level winds, combined with the dry air, weakened Alice for good, causing it to dissipate on the 14th after stalling for three days. Mac made landfall near Hong Kong and dissipated on September 24. Seasonal statistics. 13 storms reached typhoon intensity, of which 4 reached super typhoon strength. Typhoon Sarah (1979) - Philippines name was "Trining-Uring". [1] By May 10, the disturbance was upgraded to a tropical depression. Nancy - 860 mbar, 165 mph (10-minute sustained) ... Typhoon Sarah. During the season 23 named tropical cyclones developed in the Western Pacific and were named by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center, when it was determined that they had become tropical storms. Winter Storm Hurricane. 75 km/h (45 mph) (10-min) 985 hPa ( mbar) A tropical disturbance developed on May 6. These names were contributed to a revised list starting this year, which now includes both female and male names. Jean Allison, Actress: Bad Company. Marines with Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division training at the camp in 1979, were braced for the typhoon in Quonset huts located just downhill from a fuel farm. Vera made landfall north of Tarigtig Point with winds of 105 mph (165 km/h) on the 6th. Nigel Evans, Sarah Elphick, Models of crisis management: an evaluation of their value for strategic planning in the international travel industry, International Journal of Tourism Research, 10.1002/jtr.527, 7, 3, (135-150), (2005). In Guangdong Province in China, the typhoon was responsible for around 100 deaths or missing people. Weak steering currents allowed Nancy to track across the southern portion of Hainan and do a cyclonic loop. 36 38 3. Upper l… January 23, 1979. The disturbance rapidly intensified into a tropical storm and was named Vera on November 2. A typhoon is a mature tropical cyclone that develops in the western part of the North Pacific Ocean between 180° and 100°E. The storm turned to the west, peaking at 130 mph winds on the 10th before the mid-level circulation became decoupled from the low-level circulation. A tropical depression formed southeast of Guam on July 24. This implies that the interaction between an intense typhoon and high terrain is a very important issue and can only be realistically captured in the … Hope was the strongest tropical cyclone to hit Hong Kong since Typhoon Rose in 1971. [1] The disturbance was upgraded to a tropical depression on September 22. [1] In Japan, Owen killed 12 people and injured another 83. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season has no official limits; it ran year-round in 1979, but most tropical cyclones tend to form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean between June and December. 222 255 21. Bess began as a weak surface circulation on March 16. The weak currents allowed Nancy to make landfall in Vietnam before dissipating on September 22. Storms that form east of the date line and north of the equator are called hurricanes; see 1979 Pacific hurricane season. Typhoon Tip, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Warling, is the largest and most intense tropical cyclone ever recorded. [1], A mid-level circulation was detected on satellite imagery in early November. [14] Reconnaissance aircraft indicated that Vera maintained its peak strength for 24 hours before weakening as it approached Catanduanes Island. Dot was downgraded to a tropical depression late on the 14th. On the 10th, Abby attained typhoon strength which made it the last typhoon of 1979. Typhoon Tip at its record peak intensity on October 12, 1979. [6] Ellis was in a favorable position at that time and steady intensification occurred over the next 2 days. Judy turned to the northeast, and brushed past South Korea as a tropical depression on the 26th, shortly before dissipating. 35 26 0. Sarah's high winds and rain caused 6 deaths, destroyed 6,000 houses and ruined millions of dollars in crops. ... Typhoon Sarah was a strong tropical cyclone that formed in the monsoon trough on October 4. Irving continued to the north, attaining a peak of 100 mph winds on the 15th. Dot then reached its peak intensity as a weak tropical storm the next day. As Abby continued to move east-northeast, it rapidly weakened due to strong westerlies. [10], On September 17, a tropical disturbance rapidly developed into a tropical storm and was given the name Nancy. This is a list of all tropical cyclones that have existed between 3°N and 3°S of the equator.Tropical cyclones are relatively rare in this region, particularly outside of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean.This is primarily due to a weak Coriolis effect within the region, and only seventeen known storms have formed since records began. Established in 1979, Agri-Pro Enterprises of Iowa, Inc provides wholesale veterinary supplies offering lines of quality animal health products including one of the largest selections of quality syringes, drenchers and pour-on guns available in the United States. [1], A tropical disturbance developed on May 6. The season ran year-round, from January 1 to December 31. 13. Deaths in parentheses are additional and indirect (an example of an indirect death would be a traffic accident), but were still related to that storm. Should the list of names for a given year prove to be insufficient, names are taken from an auxiliary list, the first 6 of which are published each year before the season starts. Continued intensification was anticipated at that time, but a slow weakening trend was actually observed. 1979 Pacific typhoon season ... Sarah Oct 14 1979 0740Z.png 574 × 601; 582 KB. At peak strength, its winds spread 1,380 miles (2,220 km) in diameter—that's nearly half the size of the contiguous United States. This can often result in the same storm having two names. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season was an above-average season that featured the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded on the planet, Typhoon Tip, which reached a minimum pressure of 870 millibars. Lola was upgraded to a typhoon early on September 5. The storm brought heavy flooding and wind, causing massive … The monsoon trough spawned a disturbance in the eastern Vietnamese Sea on September 30, which developed into a tropical depression on October 1. These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. Infobox Hurricane Small Basin=WPac Formed= July 14 Dissipated= July 21 1-min winds=75 Pressure=970. – Source. 1: 197901: ALICE: W. N. Pacific: 1979-01-02 00:00: 1979-01-14 12:00: 12 Days 12 Hours: 930: 2: 197902: BESS Mac attained peak intensity before making landfall in the Philippines, causing the storm to weaken. The storm became extratropical on October 19, and was last tracked to a point near the Alaskan Aleutian Islands. Basically the 1979 Pacific Typhoon Season with a different naming scheme. Cooler, drier air to the north caused Alice to weaken to a minimal typhoon, but as the typhoon turned to the northwest it briefly re-strengthened to a 115 mph typhoon on January 11. However, Abby weakened to a tropical depression on the 6th as it moved west of Truk. Between 1970-1979, 8 typhoons made landfall on Taiwan. This typhoon–terrain interaction has not been depicted in earlier idealized numerical studies with much coarser model resolutions. Ken weakened over Japan and dissipated on September 4. Last storm dissipated. Beach Shore Typhoon. [1] Cooler, drier air to the north caused Alice to weaken to a minimal typhoon, but as the typhoon turned to the northwest it briefly re-strengthened to a 115 mph typhoon on January 11. The season ran year-round, from January 1 to December 31. Owen was upgraded to a typhoon on the 25th. [1] Its broad, loose wind field prevented it from strengthening further, and Irving weakened as it continued northward. A tropical disturbance developed on August 30 and became a tropical depression later that day. 1. It was able to strengthen there, reaching tropical storm status on the 11th and typhoon status on the 13th. Typhoon Eye Close Up. Convective activity increased in the monsoon trough that extended over the Caroline Islands on September 28. A tropical depression developed on December 20. The storm brought heavy flooding and wind, causing massive crop damage and loss of life. [10], A tropical disturbance developed south of Guam during September 19. This region is referred to as the Northwestern Pacific Basin, and is the most active tropical cyclone basin on Earth, accounting for almost one-third of … Tropical Depression 26W did not last long. [2] Bess held on to its peak intensity for 18 hours before vertical wind shear caused Bess to rapidly dissipate on March 25. Typhoon Tip (1979) peak intensity.jpg 560 × 560; 65 KB Typhoon Tip 13 oct 1979 2210Z.gif 894 × 505; 387 KB Typhoon Tip and Typhoon Sarah (1997).png 773 × 634; 836 KB [6], A closed surface circulation was detected on June 28 about 920 mil (1480 km) southeast of Guam. Established in 1979, Agri-Pro Enterprises of Iowa, Inc provides wholesale veterinary supplies offering lines of quality animal health products including one of the largest selections of quality syringes, drenchers and pour-on guns available in the United States. 3. 14. 21W was then upgraded to a tropical storm and was named Roger on October 4. The monsoon trough spawned a tropical depression on August 7 to the east of the Philippines. Typhoon Alice jan 11 1979 0534Z.jpg 601 × 601; 394 KB. 370 416 31. Vera began as a tropical disturbance in the near equatorial trough on October 27. These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. ... 3rd Marine Division training at the camp in 1979, were braced for the typhoon in Quonset huts located just downhill from a fuel farm. Date: 10.18.2019. It was short-lived over the Eastern Pacific, impacting no major land masses and causing no damage. [1] The storm then reached its maximum intensity as a category 1 typhoon on the 14th. A tropical disturbance developed over the Marshall Islands on November 29. Faye then dissipated on July 7 at 17N, 129.60E.[7]. The stronger two storms on record were Super Typhoon Phud and Super Typhoon Jangmi, with the latter reaching 858 mbar. The name "Sarah" was also used for PAGASA's naming lists after the retirement of the name Sendong in 2011. Post-analysis indicated the existence of a weak circulation southwest of Guam which was to become Tropical Storm Roger. Wayne moved to the north initially and began to develop more definitive surface circulation on November 7. Most of her books have been out of print since 1923, but Our Manifold Nature was reprinted in the United States in 1974, and The Beth Book, is to be reprinted by Virago Press in 1979. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season was an above-average season that featured the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded on the planet, Typhoon Tip, which reached a minimum pressure of 870 millibars. Typhoon Tip (international designation: 7920, JTWC designation: 23W, PAGASA name: Warling) was a tropical cyclone that remains the largest and most intense ever recorded. On the 17th, Irving hit southwest South Korea as a minimal typhoon, and merged with a frontal boundary over extreme eastern Russia on the 18th. typhoon sarah 1979. by | Nov 1, 2020 | Uncategorized | 0 comments. Alice turned to the west, and continued to intensify with generally favorable conditions to a peak of 125 mph winds on the 8th. The Global Climate Risk Index reported that Vietnam was the fifth most severely affected state in 2016 following Haiti, Zimbabwe, Fiji, and Sri Lanka (Eckstein et al., 2017).Among the many types of catastrophes, typhoons alone account for 80% of all disaster-related damage in the country (GTZ, 2003; Takagi et al., 2014).In particular, the northern coast is hit by … The absorbed energy is lost in the form of heat, warming the air above the ocean. Uring Nathaniel Uring Io uring "Uring" was a one of Philippines name of Pacific typhoons by PAGASA in the past. Steering currents weakened, causing the depression to loop to the north. January was very active, as it opened with Tropical Storm Pabuk (2019), the earliest-forming tropical storm in the Western Pacific, beating Typhoon Alice (1979), it was also the first system in the 2019 North Indian Ocean cyclone season, as Pabuk crossed the boundary as a tropical storm, right after its Malaysian landfall, before it disappeared due to wind shear. Frictional effects caused the storm to weaken over southern Luzon. Những thời điểm quy ước … Because Alice is a female name followed by Bess with the same gender, the JTWC retired the name Alice and replaced it with Andy, a male name, which was first used in the 1982 season. Storm Hurrican Ocean. It tracked to the northwest, becoming a tropical storm on the 17th. 14W lasted three days from August 18–20 producing only minimal winds. It tracked to the north then to the west. 72 Free images of Typhoon. Typhon, in Greek mythology, youngest son of Gaea (Earth) and Tartarus (of the nether world). Bess then reached tropical storm strength on March 21. [3] Typhoon Cecil stuck Leyte on April 15, causing 18 deaths, damage of $10 million and leaving 8,900 homeless. Hurricane. 0 … Story by Cpl. Strongest storm. list of named storms that share the same or similar names, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Typhoon_Sarah&oldid=995478627, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 21 December 2020, at 06:44. [1] The depression was upgraded to a tropical storm and was named Ken. Photo By Cpl. [1], A weak surface circulation formed northeast of Yap on September 12, tracking westward. Typhoon Tip at its record peak intensity on October 12, 1979. It includes their duration, names, affected areas, damages, and death totals. He also reissued The Heavenly Twins in 1923, with a useful foreword by Sarah Grand on the circumstances surrounding the book’s original appearance. â As a result, storms can sometimes grow bigger and stronger.â . It drifted eastward into Luzon, and looped to the southwest where it strengthened into a tropical storm on October 4. TD 05 was not forecast to intensify significantly, but it merged with an extratropical frontal boundary near 22.N 124.8E and produced an improved satellite signature which included a banding-type eye. Shortly after making landfall, an enhanced low-level northeasterly flow over the Taiwan Strait coupled with strong upper-level southwesterlies over the Philippines resulted in the storm's weakening. Write the first section of your page here. It's minimum pressure bottomed out at a world-record low of 870 millibars on October 12, 1979, shortly after passing Guam and Japan. When typhoons strike the coast, surges usually occur. 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These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season was a slightly below average, but very destructive season. On that date, Super Typhoon Tip's central pressure dropped to an astonishing 870 mb (25.69 inches Hg), the lowest sea level pressure ever recorded on Earth! By the 30th, Owen made landfall near Osaka, Japan and weakened to a tropical storm. She married another Adelphi graduate, Lee Philips (actor, director) and were later divorced amicably. On December 31, a tropical depression developed over the low latitudes of the open West Pacific. Wayne dissipated as it made landfall in Luzon on November 13.[1]. On September 16, the circulation gained tropical storm intensity and was named Mac. Judy passed through Guam and other Pacific islands, but damage was reported light there. January, February and March. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season featured the most intense tropical cyclone recorded globally, Typhoon Tip.The season also experienced above-average tropical cyclone activity. Marines with Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division training at the camp in 1979, were braced for the typhoon in Quonset huts located just downhill from a fuel farm. 1979 Pacific typhoon season (Layten) Seasonal boundaries. The season also experienced slightly above-average tropical cyclone activity. Watch the latest news videos and the top news video clips online at ABC News. 27W then intensified into a tropical storm and was named Abby. However, the storm brought heavy rain to Korea as a tropical depression, killing 111 and causing more damage to an area hit by Irving just weeks before. Sarah then weakened to a low-pressure area on October 15, but its remnants turned eastward towards Manila, Philippines, before curving westward towards Vietnam again. Data Capture as of Today 10PM November 16,2019. He was described as a grisly monster with a hundred dragons’ heads who was conquered and cast into the underworld by Zeus. Sarah weakened, and hit eastern Vietnam on October 14 as a 60 mph tropical storm. Rains from the typhoon were so strong that the retaining wall holding the fuel bladders was eroded, causing the bladders to slip. However, Faye weakened. The name was used only once so far. The season featured the third strongest tropical cyclone recorded worldwide, Super Typhoon Vera, which reached a peak pressure of 869 mbar. On the 31st, Hope reached a peak of 150 mph, but land interaction with Taiwan to the north weakened the storm. The JTWC predicted intensification as the storm moved towards Guam. Tropical Storm Thelma (1991) - Philippines name was "Uring". Typhoon Abby reached maximum intensity of 125 mph (205 km/h) with a minimum pressure of 951 mb on December 13. The 1977 Pacific typhoon season was one of the least active Pacific typhoon seasons on record, with only 19 tropical storms forming. Four of these reached super typhoon strength. Cyclone Forward. It rapidly intensified into a tropical storm and moved west-northwest. 4. 49 52 3. Mùa bão Tây Bắc Thái Bình Dương 1979 không có giới hạn chính thức; nó diễn ra trong suốt năm 1979, nhưng hầu hết các xoáy thuận nhiệt đới có xu hướng hình thành trên Tây Bắc Thái Bình Dương trong khoảng giữa tháng 5 và tháng 11. It tracked northwestward, reaching tropical storm strength that night and typhoon strength on the 5th. Torrential rains led to 150 fatalities, with damage at $10–$20 million (1979 USD). Photo By Cpl. Slow intensification occurred for 18 hours,[1] before Bess reached its peak intensity of 105 mph (165 km/h) early on March 23. These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. Supersized storm Sarah Oct 9 1979 0651Z.png 398 × 475; 344 KB. Tropical disturbances forming over the warm tropical waters of oceans near the tropics lead to the formation of typhoons. On October 12th, 1979 a storm churning over the Western Pacific Ocean grew to epic proportions for both intensity and size. Due to Tropical Storm Nancy's development, Mac's track was influenced into the South China Sea. As low level winds flow into the regions of such disturbances, these winds absorb moisture and energy from the ocean and rise upwards. First storm formed. The eye of a typhoon or hurricane can be anywhere between 3.2km (2mi) across right up to 320km (200mi) in diameter. Vera continued to intensify and reached typhoon strength on November 3. Sarah weakened, and hit eastern Vietnam on the 14th as a 60 mph tropical storm. Names that were not assigned/going to use are marked in gray. Ruby was the fifth typhoon to be issued the No. A tropical disturbance organized into a tropical storm on August 15. Typhoon Marge (1983) - Philippines name was "Uring". [1] The cyclone formed on October 5, and after moving into a very favorable environment for development, quickly strengthened into Super Typhoon Tip on the 11th. A few hours later, the disturbance intensified into a tropical depression. … After moving into the South China Sea, the strong northeast monsoon flow accelerated Vera southwestward and Vera dissipated at 12:00 UTC November 7. By May 10, the disturbance was upgraded to a tropical depression. [1] The next day, Vera weakened to a category 4 storm with 130 mph (215 km/h) winds. Owen then transitioned into an extratropical cyclone on October 1. Ken reached peak winds of 70 mph (110 km/h) on September 3. Typhoon Tip (1979) Basin: West Pacific; Highest one-minute sustained winds: 190 mph (306 kph) Lowest central pressure: 870 millibars; While Tip may rank at the halfway mark when it comes to wind speed, keep in mind that when it comes to central pressure, it is the number-one strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded on Earth. Roger then became an extratropical cyclone on October 8 as it merged with a cold front south of Japan.[1]. [13] A strong mid-level southeasterly steering current caused Roger to move northwest. 26 21 1. Watch the latest news videos and the top news video clips online at ABC News. The next day, Lola weakened to a tropical depression at 35.90N, 151.80E. [1] The disturbance was upgraded to a tropical depression about 670 nautical miles east of Manila on July 1. The biggest ever storm on record was Typhoon Tip in 1979 near Micronesia, in the Western Pacific. Typhoon Tip (1979) peak intensity.jpg 560 × 560; 65 KB Typhoon Tip 13 oct 1979 2210Z.gif 894 × 505; 387 KB Typhoon Tip and Typhoon Sarah (1997).png 773 × 634; 836 KB Pamela on September 25th just east of Typhoon Owen.png 426 × 521;298 KB Roger on October 6th, 0600z at its second peak intensity.png 116 × 124;29 KB Sarah Oct 14 1979 … [1] The super typhoon began to weaken as it passed south of Okinawa, and neared the Chinese coast on the 23rd and 24th. On the 8th, Abby weakened once again to a tropical depression and accelerated forward. 28 tropical depressions formed this year in the Western Pacific, of which 24 became tropical storms. As warm air is less dense, it rises, and colder air from the surroundings is attracted into th… [11] Owen then started to weaken as the storm moved northward. [9] Lola then transitioned into an extratropical cyclone on September 9 to the east of Japan. 62 69 4. 35 37 4. It then was upgraded to a tropical storm on May 11. ... 1979, and was the largest and most intense tropical cyclone on record. [1] Later that day, the depression was upgraded to a tropical storm. By December 9, aircraft reconnaissance indicated that Abby had two centers of circulation. [15] The storm moved west and turned to the northwest, while reducing its forward movement on December 3. Vera 1979 peak intensity.jpg 300 × 300; 86 KB. Names not retired from this list will be used again in the 1983 season. [1] The associated convective activity remained disorganized until July 1. This is a table of all of the storms that have formed in the 1979 Pacific typhoon season. [1] It headed to the west-northwest, but upper level shear from the TUTT caused the depression to dissipate on the 27th. Upon reaching the Bay of Bengal on the 7th, Hope restrengthened to a tropical storm, but moved over India and dissipated on the 8th. Typhoon Sarah (Image credit: Public domain.) This is the same list used for the 1975 season. Tip is also the largest tropical cyclone ever observed. Typhoon Cecil then dissipated on April 20. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season has no official limits; it ran year-round in 1979, but most tropical cyclones tend to form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean between June and December. It then was upgraded to a tropical storm the next day. She graduated from Marymount High School, Tarrytown, N.Y. and then from Adelphi College, NY. 54 51 0. [1] Faye was then downgraded to a tropical depression on July 4. [12], Developing at the apex of a wave in the easterly flow in late September 1979, Tropical Storm Pamela formed on September 23 and dissipated on September 26 due to strong shear caused by the nearby Typhoon Owen.[1]. It was 2,200km wide with 305km/h winds. Across Korea, extreme flooding and … On the next day, Abby recurved in response to a mid-tropospheric short-wave trough. Naming storms using both female and male names are supposed to be used alternatively. The season had no official bounds; it ran year-round in 1979, but most tropical cyclones tend to form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean between June and December. Taiwan lies on the northwest Pacific and is usually invaded by typhoons in summers and autumns. Cyclone Catarina. Rains from the typhoon were so strong that the retaining wall holding the fuel bladders was eroded, causing the bladders to slip. [1], A tropical disturbance was first noted on satellite and synoptic data on June 25. Sarah, with weak steering currents, drifted to the south, becoming a typhoon on the 7th before hitting Palawan Island. Tropical depressions that enter or form in the Philippine area of responsibility are assigned a name by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration or PAGASA. During the second Mongol Invasion of Japan during 13th century, the heavily outnumbered Japanese were aided by a massive typhoon that destroyed the Mongol fleet. He also reissued The Heavenly Twins in 1923, with a useful foreword by Sarah Grand on the circumstances surrounding the book’s original appearance. Ellis then entered the South China Sea and weakened to a severe tropical storm while still moving west-northwest. Record breaker To date Typhoon Tip in 1979 has been recorded as the largest ever typhoon, but once all the data has been examined Typhoon Haiyan might take its place. Ellis intensified into a typhoon on July 2 and reached its peak intensity of 100 mph on later that day. On December 7, Abby reintensified into a weak tropical storm. The 1979 Pacific typhoon season has no official bounds; it ran year-round in 1979, but most tropical cyclones tend to form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean between June and December. [4] Cecil was also the first tropical cyclone in the Western Pacific to be given a male name. typhoon sarah 1979. by | Nov 1, 2020 | Uncategorized | 0 comments. The storm turned to the west, peaking at 130 mph winds on the 10th before the mid-level circulation became decoupled from the low-level circulation. 28 tropical depressions formed this year in the Western Pacific, of which 23 became tropical storms. It weakened over the country while moving westward, but retained its satellite signature. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Fuji Fire that occured Oct. 19, 1979 caused mainly in the wake of Typhoon Tip. Typhoon Sarah will landfall in Metro Manila on Thursday Evening november 21,2019. On that date, Super Typhoon Tip's central pressure dropped to an astonishing 870 mb (25.69 inches Hg), the lowest sea level pressure ever recorded on Earth! Sarah then struck Vietnam causing many deaths and damage to crops. Intensification became more steady, with the depression reaching storm strength on the 28th and typhoon strength on the 29th. Names listed in parentheses were assigned by PAGASA. [1] Typhoon Bess remained away from land, and therefore caused no deaths or damage. [7] Faye was forecast to reach typhoon status in the next 18 hours. Lola weakened to a tropical storm on the 7th. 82 72 2. Typhoon Dinah (1967) - Philippines name was "Uring". Dot then reached its peak intensity as a weak tropical storm the next day. It was also the second of three known typhoon seasons during the satellite era (since 1960) to not produce a Category 5 equivalent super typhoon. 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