Providing hurricane statistics for cities in the atlantic basin for over 20 years
Sat, Sep 21, 2019 at 6:01 AM

During this week back in...
For the period of May 18th through May 24th

Other Weeks:

  • 1887: On the 19th a tropical storm hits central Cuba & the central Bahamas with 55mph winds.
  • 1889: A hurricane lurks off the U.S. East coast with 95mph winds but never hits land.
  • 1940: A tropical storm stays off the U.S. coast with 55mph winds & never hits land.
  • 1948: A tropical storm with 40mph winds hits Haiti on the 23rd.
  • 1951: Hurricane Able hits Grand Bahama Island with 85mph winds on the 18th.
  • 1970: Alma hits the Cayman Islands with 60mph winds. By the time it reached the U.S. it was downgraded to tropical depression status on the 21st.
  • 1976: A tropical storm moves over the Florida Panhandle with 50mph winds on the 24th.