1980 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane ALLEN 31 JUL-11 AUG 165 899 5 
2Hurricane BONNIE 14-19 AUG 85 975 2 
3Hurricane CHARLEY 20-25 AUG 70 989 1 
4Tropical Storm DANIELLE 4- 7 SEP 50 1004 - 
5Hurricane EARL 4-11 SEP 65 985 1 
6Hurricane FRANCES 6-21 SEP 100 958 3 
7Hurricane GEORGES 1- 8 SEP 70 993 1 
8Tropical Storm HERMINE 20-26 SEP 60 993 - 
9Hurricane IVAN 1-12 OCT 90 970 2 
10Hurricane JEANNE 7-16 NOV 85 986 2 
11Hurricane KARL 25-28 NOV 75 985 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 KARL (25-28 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 985 Category: 1

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Hurricane JEANNE (07-16 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: 986 Category: 2

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Hurricane IVAN (01-12 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 970 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm HERMINE (20-26 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 993

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Hurricane GEORGES (01-08 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 993 Category: 1

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Hurricane FRANCES (06-21 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 958 Category: 3

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Hurricane EARL (04-11 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 985 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm DANIELLE (04-07 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 1004

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Hurricane CHARLEY (20-25 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 989 Category: 1

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Hurricane BONNIE (14-19 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: 975 Category: 2

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Hurricane ALLEN (31 JUL-11 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 165 Min Pres: 899 Category: 5

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