Tropical Storm Marco (2008)

Atlantic tropical storm in 2008

Tropical Storm Marco was the smallest tropical cyclone ever. It was the 13th named storm of the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season. Marco started from a large storm over the northwestern Caribbean Sea during late September 2008. It later became a tropical depression. Marco reached its peak strength with winds of 65 miles per hour (100 km/h) on October 7. Marco hit land near Misantla, Veracruz. Because it was a very small storm, Marco caused little damage.

Tropical Storm Marco
Tropical storm (SSHWS/NWS)
Tropical Storm Marco near peak intensity
FormedOctober 6, 2008
DissipatedOctober 7, 2008
Highest winds1-minute sustained: 65 mph (100 km/h)
Lowest pressure998 mbar (hPa); 29.47 inHg
FatalitiesNone reported
Areas affectedMexico
Part of the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season