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Hurricane Manuel

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Hurricane Manuel
Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS/NWS)
Manuel Sept 18 2013 1755Z.jpg
Tropical Storm Manuel near hurricane strength on September 18
Formed September 13, 2013
Dissipated September 19, 2013
Highest winds 1-minute sustained: 75 mph (120 km/h)
Lowest pressure 983 mbar (hPa); 29.03 inHg
Fatalities 123 total
Damage $4.2 billion (2013 USD)
(Costliest Pacific hurricane on record)
Areas affected Oaxaca, Guerrero, Michoacán, Colima, Jalisco, Sinaloa, Texas
Part of the 2013 Pacific hurricane season
Landslide following Manuel in western Mexico

Hurricane Manuel (pronounced /mænˈwɛl, mɑːn-, ˌmænuˈɛl, -ju-/[1]) was a tropical cyclone in 2013. It crossed western Mexico between September 13 and 19, 2013 at the same time that Hurricane Ingrid was coming to Mexico from the other side.

Damage from Manuel totaled $4.2 billion (2013 USD). About 169 people died.

References[change | change source]

  1. Jones, Daniel (2003) [1917], Peter Roach, James Hartmann and Jane Setter, eds., English Pronouncing Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 3-12-539683-2