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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 45 0 - 
2Hurricane-2 2 9-16 AUG 95 977 2 
3Hurricane-1 3 18-27 AUG 70 984 1 
4Hurricane-4 4 4-21 SEP 125 938 4 
5Tropical Storm 5 7- 9 SEP 50 0 - 
6Tropical Storm 6 20-26 SEP 55 987 - 
7Tropical Storm 7 5- 9 OCT 50 0 - 
8Tropical Storm 8 8-11 OCT 50 0 - 
9Hurricane-2 9 8-16 OCT 90 966 2 
10Hurricane-3 10 17-22 OCT 105 961 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 10 (17-22 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: 961 Category: 3
Track
  • Hurricane-2 9 (08-16 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 966 Category: 2
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  • Tropical Storm 8 (08-11 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: - Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm 7 (05-09 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: - Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm 6 (20-26 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 987 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm 5 (07-09 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: - Category: TS
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  • Hurricane-4 4 (04-21 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 125 Min Pres: 938 Category: 4
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  • Hurricane-1 3 (18-27 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 984 Category: 1
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  • Hurricane-2 2 (09-16 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: 977 Category: 2
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  • Tropical Storm 1 (31 JUL-02 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS