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Hurricane Center ; Hancock County seeing some effects of Tropical Storm Beta Over 250 streets had some kind of flooding Tuesday morning with 77 of them being impassable. These include thewind field, the pressure anomaly, the size and speed of motion of the system, the bottomtopography near the storm's landfall point, and the astronomical tides. [40] Annually, ten tropical cyclones develop in the waters around Australia, of which six make landfall in the country. [50] The highest wind gust recorded worldwide occurred during Cyclone Olivia in 1996. The storm was followed weeks later by Cyclone Hudah, which killed three people in Mozambique. Early-season cyclones tend to affect the Kimberley and Pilbara in the northern part of the state, while late season storms tend to affect regions farther south. 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[3] Occasionally, there are tropical-like cyclones in the Mediterranean Sea. Tropical cyclones regularly affect the coastlines of most of Earth's major bodies of water. Dorian killed 74 people, and caused US$2.5 billion in damages. [74][75], In late August 1931, a typhoon struck Shanghai following a series of storms making landfall in China. [88] The only other super cyclonic storm in India was a landfalling storm in Andhra Pradesh in 1977,[85] which killed at least 10,000 people and left ₹1.7 billion (US$196 million) in damage. The floods killed 338 people, and damaged structures built 2,000 years by the Roman Empire. The hurricane produced a 6.1 to 9.1 m (20 to 30 ft) storm surge, which wrecked more than 200 fishing boats. [37][38], Australia is a continent and island country in the southern hemisphere located in Oceania between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean. 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