1977 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane ANITA 29 AUG- 3 SEP 150 926 5 
2Hurricane BABE 3- 9 SEP 65 995 1 
3Hurricane CLARA 5-12 SEP 65 993 1 
4Hurricane DOROTHY 26-30 SEP 75 980 1 
5Hurricane EVELYN 13-16 OCT 70 994 1 
6Tropical Storm FRIEDA 16-19 OCT 50 1005 - 

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 FRIEDA (16-19 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 1005

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Hurricane EVELYN (13-16 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 994 Category: 1

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Hurricane DOROTHY (26-30 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 980 Category: 1

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Hurricane CLARA (05-12 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 993 Category: 1

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Hurricane BABE (03-09 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 995 Category: 1

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Hurricane ANITA (29 AUG-03 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 150 Min Pres: 926 Category: 5

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