2000 Pacific hurricane season facts for kids
|Season summary map|
|First storm formed||May 22, 2000|
|Last storm dissipated||November 8, 2000|
|Strongest storm||Carlotta - 932 mbar, 135 knots –|
|Total damage||$14 million (2000 USD)|
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The 2000 Pacific hurricane season was an event in tropical cyclone meteorology. There were few notable storms this year. Tropical Storms Miriam, Norman, and Rosa all made landfall in Mexico with only small impacts. Hurricane Daniel for a short time, threatened the U.S. state of Hawaii while weakening. Hurricane Carlotta was the strongest storm of the year and the second strongest June hurricane in recorded history. It killed 18 people when it sank a ship.
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