1949 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane #1 21-28 AUG 95 977 2 
2Hurricane #2 23-31 AUG 130 954 4 
3Tropical Storm #3 30 AUG- 3 SEP 45 - - 
4Hurricane #4 3-11 SEP 110 - 3 
5Tropical Storm #5 3- 5 SEP 40 1008 - 
6Tropical Storm #6 5-11 SEP 40 - - 
7Tropical Storm #7 13-17 SEP 50 - - 
8Hurricane #8 20-26 SEP 85 - 2 
9Hurricane #9 21-22 SEP 70 - 1 
10Hurricane #10 27 SEP- 6 OCT 115 - 4 
11Hurricane #11 12-19 OCT 90 - 2 
12Tropical Storm #12 13-17 OCT 50 - - 
13Tropical Storm #13 3- 5 NOV 50 - - 

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

Tropical Storm #13 (03-05 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Tropical Storm #12 (13-17 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Hurricane #11 (12-19 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2

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Hurricane #10 (27 SEP-06 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 115 Category: 4

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Hurricane #9 (21-22 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Hurricane #8 (20-26 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm #7 (13-17 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Tropical Storm #6 (05-11 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 40

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Tropical Storm #5 (03-05 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 1008

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Hurricane #4 (03-11 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3

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Tropical Storm #3 (30 AUG-03 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Hurricane #2 (23-31 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Min Pres: 954 Category: 4

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Hurricane #1 (21-28 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 95 Min Pres: 977 Category: 2

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