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1960 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 22-29 JUN 40 1002 - 
2Hurricane-2 ABBY 10-16 JUL 85 0 2 
3Tropical Storm BRENDA 28 JUL- 1 AUG 50 0 - 
4Hurricane-1 CLEO 17-21 AUG 80 0 1 
5Hurricane-5 DONNA 29 AUG-14 SEP 140 932 5 
6Hurricane-5 ETHEL 14-17 SEP 140 981 5 
7Tropical Storm FLORENCE 17-27 SEP 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 FLORENCE (17-27 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-5 ETHEL (14-17 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 981 Category: 5
Track
  • Hurricane-5 DONNA (29 AUG-14 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 932 Category: 5
Track
  • Hurricane-1 CLEO (17-21 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: - Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Storm BRENDA (28 JUL-01 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-2 ABBY (10-16 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: - Category: 2
Track
  • Tropical Storm 1 (22-29 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1002 Category: TS