1973 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane ALICE 1- 7 JUL 80 986 1 
2Subtropical Storm ALFA 30 JUL- 2 AUG 40 1005 - 
3Hurricane BRENDA 18-22 AUG 80 977 1 
4Tropical Storm CHRISTINE 25 AUG- 4 SEP 60 996 - 
5Tropical Storm DELIA 1- 7 SEP 60 986 - 
6Hurricane ELLEN 14-23 SEP 100 962 3 
7Hurricane FRAN 8-13 OCT 70 978 1 
8Tropical Storm GILDA 16-30 OCT 60 968 - 

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

Tropical Storm GILDA (16-30 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 968

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Hurricane FRAN (08-13 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 978 Category: 1

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Hurricane ELLEN (14-23 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 962 Category: 3

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Tropical Storm DELIA (01-07 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 986

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Tropical Storm CHRISTINE (25 AUG-04 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 996

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Hurricane BRENDA (18-22 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 977 Category: 1

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Subtropical Storm ALFA (30 JUL-02 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1005

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Hurricane ALICE (01-07 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 986 Category: 1

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