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1947 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 31 JUL- 2 AUG 40 0 - 
2Hurricane-2 2 9-16 AUG 95 0 2 
3Hurricane-1 3 18-27 AUG 70 0 1 
4Hurricane-5 4 4-21 SEP 140 947 5 
5Tropical Storm 5 7- 8 SEP 40 0 - 
6Tropical Storm 6 20-25 SEP 50 989 - 
7Tropical Storm 7 6- 8 OCT 45 0 - 
8Hurricane-1 8 9-16 OCT 75 973 1 
9Hurricane-3 9 16-22 OCT 105 0 3 

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-3 9 (16-22 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: - Category: 3
Track
  • Hurricane-1 8 (09-16 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 973 Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Storm 7 (06-08 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 6 (20-25 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 989 Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm 5 (07-08 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-5 4 (04-21 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 947 Category: 5
Track
  • Hurricane-1 3 (18-27 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: - Category: 1
Track
  • Hurricane-2 2 (09-16 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: - Category: 2
Track
  • Tropical Storm 1 (31 JUL-02 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: - Category: TS