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View of Tropical Cyclone 04A at Peak Intensity

8.8N 55.0E

December 27th, 2012 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Depression ARB 02 – December 23rd, 2012

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Track of Tropical Depression ARB 02 - December 22nd, 2012 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TD ARB 02

Deep Depression ARB 02, or Tropical Cyclone 04A, began as a low pressure area over the Arabian Sea on 19 December and was active until 25 December, just off the coast of the Horn of Africa. This image shows the storm while it was near its peak intensity, which included winds of 55 km/h (35 mph) (3-min) and central pressure of 1002 mbar (hPa). No deaths associated with the storm have been reported.

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