1976 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Subtropical Storm 1 21-25 MAY 45 994 - 
2Tropical Storm ANNA 28 JUL- 6 AUG 45 999 - 
3Hurricane BELLE 6-10 AUG 105 957 3 
4Hurricane CANDICE 18-24 AUG 80 964 1 
5Tropical Storm DOTTIE 18-21 AUG 45 996 - 
6Hurricane EMMY 20 AUG- 4 SEP 90 974 2 
7Hurricane FRANCES 27 AUG- 7 SEP 100 963 3 
8Subtropical Storm 3 13-17 SEP 40 1011 - 
9Hurricane GLORIA 26 SEP- 5 OCT 90 970 2 
10Hurricane HOLLY 22-29 OCT 65 990 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

Hurricane HOLLY (22-29 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 990 Category: 1

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Hurricane GLORIA (26 SEP-05 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 970 Category: 2

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Subtropical Storm 3 (13-17 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1011

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Hurricane FRANCES (27 AUG-07 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 963 Category: 3

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Hurricane EMMY (20 AUG-04 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 974 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm DOTTIE (18-21 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 996

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Hurricane CANDICE (18-24 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 964 Category: 1

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Hurricane BELLE (06-10 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: 957 Category: 3

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Tropical Storm ANNA (28 JUL-06 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 999

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Subtropical Storm 1 (21-25 MAY)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 994

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