ABPZ30 KNHC 011420

Monthly Tropical Weather Summary
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 AM PDT Mon Aug 1 2022

For the eastern North Pacific, east of 140 degrees west longitude:

Four tropical cyclones formed in the basin during the month of July 
and one additional one (Bonnie) moved into the basin from the 
Atlantic. Of the five tropical cyclones, four became hurricanes of 
which two (Bonnie and Darby) became major hurricanes. Aside from 
Bonnie which crossed Central America, the remaining tropical 
cyclones remained offshore.   

The number of named storms (8) in the basin so far in 2022 is ahead 
of the long-term average through July and the number of hurricanes 
(6) is well ahead of average for this time of year. In terms of 
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE), which measures the combined 
strength and duration of tropical storms and hurricanes, 2022 is 
running more than 70 percent above the long-term (1991-2020) average 
so far.

Reports on individual cyclones, when completed, are available at
the National Hurricane Center website at:

Summary Table

Name                  Dates          Max Wind (mph)
H Agatha           28-31 May            110
H Blas             14-20 Jun             90
TS Celia           16-28 Jun             65
MH Bonnie           1-9  Jul            115
MH Darby            9-16 Jul            140
H Estelle          15-21 Jul             85
H Frank            26-   Jul             90
TS Georgette       27-   Jul             60

* Denotes a storm for which the post-storm analysis is complete.

Hurricane Specialist Unit