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1986 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 
1Tropical Storm ANDREW 5- 8 JUN 45 999 - 
2Hurricane-1 BONNIE 23-28 JUN 75 992 1 
3Tropical Depression 3 23-28 JUL 30 0 - 
4Tropical Depression 4 4- 5 AUG 30 0 - 
5Hurricane-1 CHARLEY 13-30 AUG 70 980 1 
6Tropical Depression 6 30 AUG- 4 SEP 30 0 - 
7Tropical Depression 7 1- 4 SEP 30 0 - 
8Tropical Storm DANIELLE 7-10 SEP 50 1000 - 
9Hurricane-2 EARL 10-20 SEP 90 979 2 
10Hurricane-1 FRANCES 18-21 NOV 75 1000 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

Track
  • Hurricane-1 FRANCES (18-21 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 1000 Category: 1
Track
  • Hurricane-2 EARL (10-20 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 979 Category: 2
Track
  • Tropical Storm DANIELLE (07-10 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 1000 Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Depression 7 (01-04 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Depression 6 (30 AUG-04 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Hurricane-1 CHARLEY (13-30 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 980 Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Depression 4 (04-05 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Tropical Depression 3 (23-28 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: - Category: TD
Track
  • Hurricane-1 BONNIE (23-28 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 992 Category: 1
Track
  • Tropical Storm ANDREW (05-08 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 999 Category: TS