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1970 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 
1Hurricane-1 ALMA 17-27 MAY 70 993 1 
2Tropical Storm BECKY 19-23 JUL 55 1003 - 
3Tropical Depression 3 27 JUL- 1 AUG 25 0 - 
4Hurricane-3 CELIA 31 JUL- 5 AUG 110 945 3 
5Tropical Depression 5 2- 6 AUG 30 0 - 
6Tropical Depression 6 5- 7 AUG 25 0 - 
7Tropical Depression 7 11-18 AUG 30 0 - 
8Tropical Storm 8 15-19 AUG 60 992 - 
9Tropical Storm DOROTHY 17-23 AUG 60 996 - 
10Tropical Depression 10 3- 9 SEP 25 0 - 
11Tropical Depression 11 5- 7 SEP 25 0 - 
12Hurricane-3 ELLA 8-13 SEP 110 967 3 
13Tropical Storm FELICE 12-17 SEP 60 997 - 
14Tropical Depression 14 22-25 SEP 25 0 - 
15Tropical Depression 15 23 SEP-11 OCT 30 0 - 
16Tropical Storm GRETA 26 SEP- 5 OCT 45 1005 - 
17Tropical Depression 17 29 SEP- 1 OCT 25 0 - 
18Hurricane-2 18 12-18 OCT 90 974 2 
19Hurricane-1 19 20-28 OCT 65 988 1 

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-1 19 (20-28 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 988 Category: 1
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  • Hurricane-2 18 (12-18 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 974 Category: 2
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  • Tropical Depression 17 (29 SEP-01 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm GRETA (26 SEP-05 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 1005 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Depression 15 (23 SEP-11 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 14 (22-25 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm FELICE (12-17 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 997 Category: TS
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  • Hurricane-3 ELLA (08-13 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 967 Category: 3
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  • Tropical Depression 11 (05-07 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 10 (03-09 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm DOROTHY (17-23 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 996 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm 8 (15-19 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 992 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Depression 7 (11-18 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 6 (05-07 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 5 (02-06 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Hurricane-3 CELIA (31 JUL-05 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 945 Category: 3
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  • Tropical Depression 3 (27 JUL-01 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm BECKY (19-23 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 1003 Category: TS
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  • Hurricane-1 ALMA (17-27 MAY)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 993 Category: 1