1972 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

Winds in knots, pressure in millibars, category is based on Saffir-Simpson scale.

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Subtropical Storm ALPHA 23-29 MAY 60 991 - 
2Hurricane AGNES 14-23 JUN 75 977 1 
3Hurricane BETTY 22 AUG- 1 SEP 90 976 2 
4Tropical Storm CARRIE 29 AUG- 5 SEP 60 992 - 
5Hurricane DAWN 5-14 SEP 70 997 1 
6Subtropical Storm CHARLIE 19-22 SEP 60 944 - 
7Subtropical Storm DELTA 1- 7 NOV 40 1001 - 

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

Subtropical Storm DELTA (01-07 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1001

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Subtropical Storm CHARLIE (19-22 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 944

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Hurricane DAWN (05-14 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 997 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm CARRIE (29 AUG-05 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 992

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Hurricane BETTY (22 AUG-01 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 976 Category: 2

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Hurricane AGNES (14-23 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 977 Category: 1

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Subtropical Storm ALPHA (23-29 MAY)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 991

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