1989 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm ALLISON 24 JUN- 1 JUL 45 999 - 
2Tropical Storm BARRY 9-14 JUL 45 1005 - 
3Hurricane CHANTAL 30 JUL- 3 AUG 70 984 1 
4Hurricane DEAN 31 JUL- 9 AUG 90 968 2 
5Hurricane ERIN 18-27 AUG 90 968 2 
6Hurricane FELIX 26 AUG-10 SEP 75 979 1 
7Hurricane GABRIELLE 30 AUG-13 SEP 125 937 4 
8Hurricane HUGO 10-25 SEP 140 918 5 
9Tropical Storm IRIS 16-21 SEP 60 1001 - 
10Hurricane JERRY 12-16 OCT 75 983 1 
11Tropical Storm KAREN 28 NOV- 4 DEC 50 1000 - 

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 KAREN (28 NOV-04 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 1000

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Hurricane JERRY (12-16 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 983 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm IRIS (16-21 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 1001

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Hurricane HUGO (10-25 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 918 Category: 5

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Hurricane GABRIELLE (30 AUG-13 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 125 Min Pres: 937 Category: 4

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Hurricane FELIX (26 AUG-10 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 979 Category: 1

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Hurricane ERIN (18-27 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 968 Category: 2

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Hurricane DEAN (31 JUL-09 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 968 Category: 2

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Hurricane CHANTAL (30 JUL-03 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Min Pres: 984 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm BARRY (09-14 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 1005

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Tropical Storm ALLISON (24 JUN-01 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 999

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