St Pierre,Newfoundland's history with tropical systems (within 80 miles of island)
current weather

(br)=brush (ts)=Tropical Storm (bd)=Back Door,meaning coming from over land from opposite coast.Not all names are noted,also storms before 1950 were not named.Not every stat on every storm description is given.Unless "extreme" Extratropical systems will not be noted! "?" indicates unknown at landfall(since 1871).

Years affected
1873br,1874-2extratropst,1877ts,1879tsbr,1880xtropstbr,1880ts,1884tsbr,1886,1888xtropts,
1891xtropstbr,1891ts,1892extratropstbr,1893,1895ts,1898xtropts,1903xtropst,1908xtropstbr,1908tsbr,
1923br,1935extratrophbr,1935xtropst,1937 xtropst,1945xtropst,1946xtropstbr,1948xtropst,1949xtropstbr
,1955xtropst,1959xtropst,1962xtropstbr,1964-2xtropst,1969xtropstbr,1985xtropst,1989ts,1995br,1996tsbr,
2000xtropst,2005xtropst,2006extratropst,2009,2010br,2011extropstbr,2012ts
44 times in 145yrs end of 2016




Names from list above
Ione,Daisy,Dora,Gladys,Blanche,Ana,Leslie,Dean,Luis,Hortense,Michael,Ophelia,Alberto,Florence,Bill,Igor,Ophelia,Leslie,

Tropical Storm to Hurricane ratio
TS=36, 81.82% H=8, 18.18%



Longest gap between storms
15 years 1969-1985

How often this area gets affected?
brushed or hit every 3.30 years

Average years between direct hurricane hits.(hurricane force wind gusts for a few hours)
(3h)once every 48.33 years

Average MPH of hurricane hits. (based on advisories sustained winds, not gusts)
83 mph

Statistically when this area should be affected next
2017

Last affected by
2012 Sept 11th Tropical storm Leslie becomes extratropical while moving passing just east with 70mph winds.

This areas hurricane past
1886 Aug 23rd,80mph from the WSW
1893 aug 17th 95mph moving ENE
2009 Aug 24th Hurricane Bill hits with 75mph winds while moving ENE at 40mph. Minor damage reported but very high seas. Model performance



Text Sources:The Major Hurricanes to affect the Bahamas Wayne Neely.....Hurricane Watch Dr. Bob Sheets & Jack Williams.....Inside the Hurricane Pete Davies.....The Ship & the Storm Jim Carrier.....Lunatic Wind William Price Fox...Sudden Sea R.A Scotti.....Hurricane Almanac Bryan Norcross.....Divine Wind Kerry Emanuel.....Florida's Hurricane History Jay Barnes.....Stormscaping Pamela Crawford.....Hurricanes and the Middle Atlantic States Rick Scwartz..... Killer Cane Robert Mykle..... Isaac's Storm Erik Larson.....Florida Hurricanes & Tropical Storms John M. Williams & Iver W.Duedall.....Path of destruction John McQuaid & Mark Schleifstein.....Sun sentinel newspaper(microfilm).....Miami Herald newspaper(microfilm).....NOAA research division.....hurricanecity.com (calculations) Jim Williams.....plus many more.............
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