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Tropical Depression Explainer
Posted at 8:34 AM, Sep 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-09 09:34:45-04

TROPICAL DEPRESSION: What are the requirements for a tropical cyclone to classify as a tropical storm versus a tropical depression?

Meteorologist Brittney Merlot breaks it down, plus what hazards a tropical depression brings as Mindy makes landfall in Florida this morning and tracks into Georgia and South Carolina today.

Tropical Depression Mindy 9-9-21
13 named tropical cyclones so far this year.