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Local Hurricane Statements are issued when a tropical system is forecast to impact all or part of the Baltimore/Washington Forecast Office's County Warning Area.

 

TROPICAL OVERVIEW

 

 

 

Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale

Category
Wind Speed (mph)
TD under 39
TS 39-73
1 74-95
2 96-110
3 111-129
4 130-156
5 above 156
 

 

Atlantic Tropical Cyclone Names

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Andrea
Barry
Chantal
Dorian
Erin
Fernand
Gabrielle
Humberto
Ingrid
Jerry
Karen
Lorenzo
Melissa
Nestor
Olga
Pablo
Rebekah
Sebastien
Tanya
Van
Wendy
Arthur
Bertha
Cristobal
Dolly
Edouard
Fay
Gonzalo
Hanna
Isaias
Josephine
Kyle
Laura
Marco
Nana
Omar
Paulette
Rene
Sally
Teddy
Vicky
Wilfred
Ana
Bill
Claudette
Danny
Erika
Fred
Grace
Henri
Ida
Joaquin
Kate
Larry
Mindy
Nicholas
Odette
Peter
Rose
Sam
Teresa
Victor
Wanda
Alex
Bonnie
Colin
Danielle
Earl
Fiona
Gaston
Hermine
Ian
Julia
Karl
Lisa
Matthew
Nicole
Otto
Paula
Richard
Shary
Tobias
Virginie
Walter
Arlene
Bret
Cindy
Don
Emily
Franklin
Gert
Harvey
Irma
Jose
Katia
Lee
Maria
Nate
Ophelia
Philippe
Rina
Sean
Tammy
Vince
Whitney
Alberto
Beryl
Chris
Debby
Ernesto
Florence
Gordon
Helene
Isaac
Joyce
Kirk
Leslie
Michael
Nadine
Oscar
Patty
Rafael
Sara
Tony
Valerie
William

Other years' names

 

 

Baltimore/Washington Tropical Cyclone Impact Graphics

 

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INLAND FLOOD HAZARDInland
Flood Threats

TORNADO HAZARDTropical
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HURRICANE TRACKING MAPS

 

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HISTORICAL HURRICANE INFORMATION

Click on the storm name below for information.

 

Past Storm Tracks
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
Previous Years

 

 

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