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1971 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 ARLENE 4- 8 JUL 55 1000 - 
2Tropical Depression 2 7- 8 JUL 25 0 - 
3Tropical Depression 3 10-11 JUL 25 0 - 
4Hurricane-1 4 3- 7 AUG 75 974 1 
5Tropical Depression 5 6- 9 AUG 25 0 - 
6Hurricane-1 BETH 10-17 AUG 75 977 1 
7Tropical Depression 7 12-16 AUG 25 0 - 
8Tropical Storm CHLOE 18-25 AUG 55 1004 - 
9Tropical Storm DORIA 20-29 AUG 55 989 - 
10Tropical Depression 10 28 AUG- 1 SEP 25 0 - 
11Hurricane-1 FERN 3-13 SEP 80 978 1 
12Tropical Depression 12 3- 8 SEP 30 0 - 
13Hurricane-5 EDITH 5-18 SEP 140 943 5 
14Hurricane-2 GINGER 6 SEP- 5 OCT 95 959 2 
15Tropical Depression 15 8-11 SEP 25 0 - 
16Tropical Depression 16 10-14 SEP 30 0 - 
17Tropical Storm HEIDI 11-15 SEP 55 996 - 
18Hurricane-1 IRENE 11-20 SEP 70 989 1 
19Tropical Storm JANICE 21-24 SEP 55 1005 - 
20Tropical Depression 20 6-14 OCT 25 0 - 
21Tropical Storm KRISTY 18-21 OCT 45 992 - 
22Tropical Storm LAURA 12-22 NOV 60 994 - 

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 LAURA (12-22 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 994 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm KRISTY (18-21 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 992 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Depression 20 (06-14 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm JANICE (21-24 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 1005 Category: TS
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  • Hurricane-1 IRENE (11-20 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 989 Category: 1
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  • Tropical Storm HEIDI (11-15 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 996 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Depression 16 (10-14 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 15 (08-11 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Hurricane-2 GINGER (06 SEP-05 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: 959 Category: 2
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  • Hurricane-5 EDITH (05-18 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 943 Category: 5
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  • Tropical Depression 12 (03-08 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Hurricane-1 FERN (03-13 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 978 Category: 1
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  • Tropical Depression 10 (28 AUG-01 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm DORIA (20-29 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 989 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm CHLOE (18-25 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 1004 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Depression 7 (12-16 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Hurricane-1 BETH (10-17 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 977 Category: 1
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  • Tropical Depression 5 (06-09 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Hurricane-1 4 (03-07 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 974 Category: 1
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  • Tropical Depression 3 (10-11 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 2 (07-08 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Storm ARLENE (04-08 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 1000 Category: TS