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1946 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 13-16 JUN 35 0 - 
2Hurricane-1 2 5-10 JUL 70 1006 1 
3Tropical Storm 3 25-26 AUG 35 0 - 
4Hurricane-2 4 12-17 SEP 85 975 2 
5Hurricane-4 5 5-14 OCT 115 979 4 
6Tropical Storm 6 31 OCT- 3 NOV 40 0 - 

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
  • Tropical Storm 6 (31 OCT-03 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-4 5 (05-14 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 115 Min Pres: 979 Category: 4
Track
  • Hurricane-2 4 (12-17 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: 975 Category: 2
Track
  • Tropical Storm 3 (25-26 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-1 2 (05-10 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 1006 Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Storm 1 (13-16 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: - Category: TS