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1972 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 
1Subtropical Storm ALPHA 23-29 MAY 60 991 - 
2Hurricane-1 AGNES 14-23 JUN 75 977 1 
3Tropical Depression 3 19-20 JUN 25 0 - 
4Tropical Depression 4 10-12 JUL 25 0 - 
5Tropical Depression 5 16-20 JUL 25 0 - 
6Tropical Depression 6 31 JUL- 3 AUG 25 0 - 
7Tropical Depression 7 5- 7 AUG 25 0 - 
8Tropical Depression 8 12-15 AUG 25 0 - 
9Tropical Depression 9 16-18 AUG 25 0 - 
10Hurricane-2 BETTY 22 AUG- 1 SEP 90 976 2 
11Tropical Storm CARRIE 29 AUG- 5 SEP 60 992 - 
12Tropical Depression 12 3- 5 SEP 25 0 - 
13Hurricane-1 DAWN 5-14 SEP 70 997 1 
14Extratropical Storm CHARLIE 19-22 SEP 60 944  
15Tropical Depression 15 20-24 SEP 25 0 - 
16Tropical Depression 16 1- 3 OCT 25 0 - 
17Tropical Depression 17 5-15 OCT 30 0 - 
18Tropical Depression 18 16-20 OCT 25 0 - 
19Subtropical 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

Track
  • Subtropical Storm DELTA (01-07 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1001 Category: SS
Track
  • Tropical Depression 18 (16-20 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Depression 17 (05-15 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Depression 16 (01-03 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Depression 15 (20-24 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Extratropical Storm CHARLIE (19-22 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 944 Category: ES
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  • Hurricane-1 DAWN (05-14 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 997 Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Depression 12 (03-05 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Storm CARRIE (29 AUG-05 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 992 Category: TS
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  • Hurricane-2 BETTY (22 AUG-01 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 976 Category: 2
Track
  • Tropical Depression 9 (16-18 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Depression 8 (12-15 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 7 (05-07 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 6 (31 JUL-03 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 5 (16-20 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 4 (10-12 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
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  • Tropical Depression 3 (19-20 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 25 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Hurricane-1 AGNES (14-23 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 977 Category: 1
Track
  • Subtropical Storm ALPHA (23-29 MAY)
    Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 991 Category: SS