Enter a zip code or city name to get forecast:
Setup Location

WRN Logo

1997 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Track Map

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm ANA 30 JUN-04 JUL 40 1000 - 
2Hurricane BILL 11 JUL-13 JUL 65 987 1 
3Tropical Storm CLAUDETTE 13-16 JUL 40 1003 - 
4Hurricane DANNY 16-26 JUL 70 1 
5Tropical Depression FIVE 17-19 JUL 30 1008 - 
6Hurricane ERIKA 03-15 SEP 110 946 3 
7Tropical Storm FABIAN 07-08 OCT 40 1003 - 
8Tropical Storm GRACE 16-17 OCT 40 999 - 

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


Current: Track
  • Tropical Storm GRACE (16-17 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 999 Category: TS

    Tracking information


  • Current: Track
  • Tropical Storm FABIAN (07-08 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1003 Category: TS

    Tracking information



  • Current: Track
  • Hurricane ERIKA (03-15 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 946 Category: 3

    Visible image of Erika at Cat 3 (Sep 9 18Z)
    Infrared image of Erika at Cat 3 (Sep 9 18Z)
    Tracking information


  • Current: Track
  • Tropical Depression FIVE (17-19 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: 1008 Category: TD

    Tracking information


  • Current: Track
  • Hurricane DANNY (16-26 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

    Tracking information


  • Current: Track
  • Tropical Storm CLAUDETTE (13-16 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1003 Category: TS

    Tracking information


  • Current: Track
  • Hurricane BILL (11 JUL-13 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 987 Category: 1

    Tracking information


  • Current: Track
  • Tropical Storm ANA (30 JUN-04 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1000 Category: TS

    Tracking information

  •