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Hurricane Andrew
Hurricane Andrew was, at the time of its occurrence in August 1992, the most destructive hurricane in United States history. It caused major damage in
May 23rd 2017



Effects of Hurricane Andrew in The Bahamas
The effects of Hurricane Andrew in the Bahamas included three direct fatalities and $250 million (1992 USD) in damage. Forming from a tropical wave on
Feb 15th 2017



1986 Atlantic hurricane season
The 1986 Atlantic hurricane season officially began on June 1, 1986, and lasted until November 30, 1986. These dates conventionally delimit the period
May 21st 2017



1992 Atlantic hurricane season
of hurricane season. The most significant storm of the season was Hurricane Andrew, which at the time was the costliest United States hurricane. After
May 22nd 2017



Meteorological history of Hurricane Andrew
The meteorological history of Hurricane Andrew, the strongest tropical cyclone of the 1992 Atlantic hurricane season, lasted from mid to late August 1992
Jun 10th 2016



Atlantic hurricane season
tracks for the years 1851 to 1885. The second time was August 2002 when Hurricane Andrew was upgraded to a Category 5. Recent efforts into uncovering undocumented
Apr 26th 2017



Effects of Hurricane Andrew in Florida
The effects of Hurricane Andrew in Florida proved to be the costliest disaster in the state's history, as well as the then-costliest on record in the United
May 15th 2017



List of Florida hurricanes
storms totaled over $115 billion in damage (2008 USD), primarily from Hurricane Andrew and hurricanes in the 2004 and 2005 seasons. Tropical cyclones have
Apr 7th 2017



Hurricane Camille
20th century (the others being 1935's Labor Day hurricane and 1992's Hurricane Andrew), which it did near the mouth of the Mississippi River on the night
May 21st 2017



Hawker Hurricane
The Hawker Hurricane is a British single-seat fighter aircraft of the 1930s–1940s that was designed and predominantly built by Hawker Aircraft Ltd for
May 22nd 2017



Hurricane Felix
the same day; the previous occurrence was on August 23, 1992, when Hurricane Andrew hit the Bahamas on the same day Hurricane Lester hit Mexico's Baja
May 22nd 2017



Hurricane Allen
The name Andrew was subsequently retired after the 1992 season's Hurricane Andrew. The dissipating storm precipitated the end of the heat wave of 1980
May 17th 2017



Hurricane Georges
season after Hurricane Mitch, the costliest Atlantic hurricane since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, and the deadliest since Hurricane Gordon in 1994. Georges
May 23rd 2017



National Hurricane Center
Pacific Hurricane Center in San Francisco was decommissioned. In 1992, Hurricane Andrew blew the WSR-57 weather radar and the anemometer off the roof of NHC's/the
May 16th 2017



Hurricane Katrina
$108 billion (2005 USD), roughly four times the damage wrought by Hurricane Andrew in 1992 in the United States. The eleventh named storm and fifth hurricane
May 20th 2017



Hurricane Frances
warnings that damages from Frances could exceed the insured losses of Hurricane Andrew. These damage estimates were in anticipation that Frances would strike
May 23rd 2017



Hurricane Sandy
Hurricane Sandy (unofficially referred to as "Superstorm Sandy") was the deadliest and most destructive hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season
May 23rd 2017



Hurricane Matthew
(170–200 km/h); buildings constructed after 1992, when Category 5 Hurricane Andrew struck the Miami area, are built to withstand 130 mph (210 km/h) winds
May 23rd 2017



Hurricane Irene
seventh costliest hurricane in United States history, only behind Hurricane Andrew of 1992, Hurricane Ivan of 2004, Hurricanes Wilma and Katrina of 2005
May 22nd 2017



Hurricane-proof building
destructive power of very high winds, and high-speed debris. After Hurricane Andrew in 1992 caused $16 billion in insured damage, the state of Florida
Feb 12th 2017



1980 Atlantic hurricane season
The 1980 Atlantic hurricane season was tied with 1932, 1969, and 1994 for most named storms in Atlantic Ocean during the month of November – only to be
May 21st 2017



Hurricane preparedness for New Orleans
(1985) prompted a large evacuation from the city but did little damage. Hurricane Andrew threatened the city in 1992. Clearly a major killer storm which had
May 21st 2017



1998 Atlantic hurricane season
$6.2 billion (1998 USD) in damage. The season was the first since Hurricane Andrew in the 1992 season to feature a Category 5 hurricane on the SaffirSimpson
May 21st 2017



List of United States hurricanes
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale; the others were Hurricane Camille in 1969 and Hurricane Andrew in 1992, which had a landfalling pressure of 900 mbar and 922 mbar
May 12th 2017



1992 Pacific hurricane season
extratropical cyclone, and subsequently merged with the remnants of Hurricane Andrew. Hurricane Lester produced heavy rainfall across its path with a peak
May 21st 2017



1947 Fort Lauderdale hurricane
measured wind speed recorded in the state of Florida until 1992, when Hurricane Andrew produced a gust of 177 mph (285 km/h) at Perrine. The station also
May 21st 2017



1950 Atlantic hurricane season
The 1950 Atlantic hurricane season was the first year in the Atlantic hurricane database (HURDAT) that storms were given names in the Atlantic basin. Names
May 24th 2017



Hurricane Gilbert
"Hurricane!" that featured Gilbert (later modified in 1992 to reflect Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Iniki).[citation needed] On September 13, Hurricane Gilbert
May 18th 2017



Hurricane Iniki
on record in the eastern Pacific. The storm struck just weeks after Hurricane Andrew, the costliest tropical cyclone ever at the time, struck Florida. The
May 9th 2017



1935 Labor Day hurricane
20th century (the other two being 1969's Hurricane Camille and 1992's Hurricane Andrew). After forming as a weak tropical storm east of the Bahamas on August
May 21st 2017



1926 Miami hurricane
King International Headquarters near Cutler in Dade County during Hurricane Andrew in 1992. The hurricane's high storm surge swept into Miami and Miami
May 21st 2017



Hurricane Ivan
Hurricane Ivan was a large, long-lived, Cape Verde-type hurricane that caused widespread damage in the Caribbean and United States. The cyclone was the
May 24th 2017



The Sound of the Golden Hurricane Marching Band
The-SoundThe Sound of the Golden Hurricane is the school marching band for the University of Tulsa, based in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The band is currently under the direction
May 5th 2017



Hurricane Wilma
buildings built before the implementation of stricter building codes after Hurricane Andrew. The glass facades in a number of downtown buildings, notably the Templeton
May 22nd 2017



1926 Atlantic hurricane season
The 1926 AtlanticAtlantic hurricane season featured the highest number of major hurricanes at the time. At least eleven tropical cyclones developed during the
May 23rd 2017



1928 Okeechobee hurricane
940 mbar (27.76 inHg), the others being the 1926 Miami hurricane and Hurricane Andrew of 1992. In addition to the human fatalities, 1,278 livestock and 47
May 19th 2017



Hurricane Gustav
Hurricane Gustav (/ˈɡʊstɑːv/) was the second most destructive hurricane of the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season. The seventh tropical cyclone, third hurricane
May 24th 2017



2004 Atlantic hurricane season
hurricanes in the United States at the time, respectively, behind only Hurricane Andrew. With $57.37 billion in damage, this was the costliest season at the
May 21st 2017



Cape Verde hurricane
track through the Bahamas and into Florida in the manner of 1992's Hurricane Andrew. Many of these storms passing through the center of the Caribbean will
May 21st 2017



1979 Pacific hurricane season
Retrieved July 3, 2010.  United Press International (June 5, 1979). "Hurricane Andrew Hits". The Bryan Times. p. 2. Retrieved July 3, 2010.  Staff Writer
May 20th 2017



List of Category 5 Atlantic hurricanes
ISSN 1040-6182. Retrieved 2010-11-25.  Rappaport, Edward N. "Addendum Hurricane Andrew". National Hurricane Center. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
May 23rd 2017



1959 Mexico hurricane
The 1959 Mexico hurricane is the deadliest eastern Pacific tropical cyclone on record. First observed south of Mexico on October 23, the cyclone tracked
May 21st 2017



2005 Atlantic hurricane season
by far the costliest hurricane in U.S. history, surpassing 1992's Hurricane Andrew, and the deadliest hurricane in the U.S. since 1928. Hurricane Rita
May 19th 2017



Hurricane Hugo
the costliest hurricane in U.S. history, but was exceeded in 1992 by Hurricane Andrew, and by seven other storms since then. It remains the eleventh costliest
May 21st 2017



1944 Great Atlantic hurricane
The 1944 Great Atlantic hurricane was a destructive and powerful tropical cyclone that swept across a large portion of the United States East Coast in
Jul 28th 2016



Atlantic hurricane reanalysis project
significant tropical cyclones. In 2002, for the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Andrew, the reanalysis was completed for the hurricane, which upgraded the
May 22nd 2017



1951 Atlantic hurricane season
The 1951 Atlantic hurricane season was the first hurricane season in which tropical cyclones were officially named by the United States Weather Bureau
May 21st 2017



1969 Atlantic hurricane season
States as a Category 5, other than the Labor Day hurricane in 1935 and Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Project Stormfury had some of its most successful seeding
May 21st 2017



Hurricane Research Division
the AOML/HRD facility sustained moderate damage after the passage of Hurricane Andrew across southern Dade County, Florida, however, despite significant
Oct 8th 2016



2007 Atlantic hurricane season
make landfall as a Category 5 hurricane in the AtlanticAtlantic basin since Hurricane Andrew in 1992. A dropsonde in the eye of the storm estimated a central pressure
May 24th 2017





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