tropical depression n (Physical Geography) Caribbean an area of heavy rains and winds, the first stage in the development of a possible hurricane Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014 Want to thank TFD for its existence?What is tropical depression?
On Aug. 17, the Pressleys’ Haywood County home was ravaged by Tropical Depression Fred. The foundation of the house stayed intact, but the plumbing, floors and sheet-rock walls had to be removed and replaced. Roughly 14 inches of rain fell in Haywood County as Fred passed through Western North Carolina Aug. 16-17.Where is Ida Storm now?
Kim Rice didn’t expect a hurricane. Hurricanes occur elsewhere, on the Gulf Coast or in Florida, not in the northeast. To be accurate, by the time the remnants of Hurricane Ida crept across Pennsylvania, it was classified as a tropical depression.