Definitions for "1996 Pacific hurricane season"
The 1996 Pacific hurricane season officially started on May 15, 1996 in the eastern Pacific, and on June 1, 1996 in the central Pacific, and lasted until November 30, 1996. These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the northeastern Pacific Ocean. This season exceeded this boundary slightly, as a tropical depression formed on May 13.