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1942 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

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Individual Storm Summary

Winds in knots, pressure in millibars, category is based on Saffir-Simpson scale.

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm 1 3- 5 AUG 50 0 - 
2Hurricane-1 2 17-23 AUG 70 0 1 
3Hurricane-3 3 23 AUG- 1 SEP 100 950 3 
4Hurricane-2 4 25 AUG- 3 SEP 95 0 2 
5Tropical Storm 5 15-23 SEP 45 0 - 
6Tropical Storm 6 18-25 SEP 45 0 - 
7Tropical Storm 7 27-30 SEP 45 0 - 
8Tropical Storm 8 30 SEP- 5 OCT 60 0 - 
9Extratropical Storm 9 10-13 OCT 45 1000 - 
10Tropical Storm 10 13-18 OCT 45 0 - 
11Hurricane-2 11 5-11 NOV 95 0 2 

Saffir-Simpson Scale

The chart color codes intensity (category based on Saffir-Simpson scale):

Type Category Pressure (mb) Winds
(knots)
Winds
(mph)
Line Color
Depression td ----- < 34 < 39 Green
Tropical Storm TS ----- 34-63 39-73 Yellow
Hurricane 1 > 980 64-82 74-95 Red
Hurricane 2 965-980 83-95 96-110 Light Red
Hurricane 3 945-965 96-112 111-130 Magenta
Hurricane 4 920-945 113-135 131-155 Light Magenta
Hurricane 5 < 920 >135 >155 White

NOTE: Pressures are in millibars and winds are in knots where one knot is equal to 1.15 mph


Individual Storm Details

Track
  • Hurricane-2 11 (05-11 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: - Category: 2
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  • Tropical Storm 10 (13-18 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Extratropical Storm 9 (10-13 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 1000 Category: ES
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  • Tropical Storm 8 (30 SEP-05 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 7 (27-30 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 6 (18-25 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm 5 (15-23 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-2 4 (25 AUG-03 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: - Category: 2
Track
  • Hurricane-3 3 (23 AUG-01 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 950 Category: 3
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  • Hurricane-1 2 (17-23 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: - Category: 1
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  • Tropical Storm 1 (03-05 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: - Category: TS