Punta Allen,Mexico's history with tropical systems
current weather

(br)=brush (ts)=Tropical Storm (bd)=Back Door,meaning coming from over land from opposite coast.Not all names are noted,also storms before 1950 were not named.Not every stat on every storm description is given(since 1871).

Years within or near core
1874tsbr,1879,1880tsbr,1880br,1887br,1887ts,1888tsbr,1889,1893ts,1893br,1895ts,1898tsbr,1903br,1905ts,1906br,1916br,1920ts,1928ts,1931tsbr,1933tsbr,1933,1934br,1938,1944,1947ts,1951,
1955,1967br,1974br,1988br,1988ts,1990ts,1995,1996tsbr,2005br,2005ts,2005,2007br,2011ts,2012br
40 times in 145yrs end of 2016,




Names from list above
Charlie,Hilda,Beulah,Carmen,Gilbert,Keith,Diana,Roxanne,Dolly,Chantal,Emily,Stan,Wilma,Dean,Rina,Ernesto,

Tropical Storm to Hurricane ratio
TS=18, 45% H=22, 55%

Longest gap between storms
14 years 1974-1988

How often this area gets affected?
brushed or hit every 3.63 years

Average years between direct hurricane hits.(hurricane force wind gusts for a few hours)
(9h)once every 16.11 years
Average MPH of hurricane hits. (based on advisories sustained winds, not gusts)
108 mph


Statistically when this area should be affected next
due

Last affected by
2012 Aug 8th Hurricane Ernesto passes over 50 miles to the north with 80mph winds while moving west.

This areas hurricane past
1879 Aug 20th,80mph from the ESE
1889 Sept 17th,110mph from the East passes just south
1933 Sept 22nd,105mph just north from the ESE
1938 Aug 25th, 95mph from the ESE
1944 Aug 22nd,90mph from the ESE just north
1951 Hurricane Charlie hits Aug 19th with 130mph winds just north from the ESE
1955 Sept 16th Hurricane Hilda hits with 110mph winds from the east
1995 Oct 10th,Hurricane Roxanne hits just north with 115mph winds from the east
2005,Oct 21st Hurricane Wilma passes by to the NE while moving NW by nearly 60 miles. Extensive damage to areas south of Cozumel even more so than from Hurricane Emily earlier in the year.At this time Wilma had winds of 140mph & was moving very slowly.


Stat sources: NHC Track maps/hurdat2/cyclone reports | Unisys hurricane database | Hurricane reseach division
Text Sources:(alp)....Divine Wind Kerry Emanuel.....Florida Hurricanes & Tropical Storms John M. Williams & Iver W.Duedall.....Florida's Hurricane History Jay Barnes.....Hurricane Almanac Bryan Norcross.....hurricanecity.com (calculations) Jim Williams.....Hurricanes and the Middle Atlantic States Rick Scwartz.....Hurricane Watch Dr. Bob Sheets & Jack Williams.....Inside the Hurricane Pete Davies..... Isaac's Storm Erik Larson..... Killer Cane Robert Mykle.....Lunatic Wind William Price Fox...Miami Herald newspaper(microfilm).....Path of destruction John McQuaid & Mark Schleifstein.....Stormscaping Pamela Crawford.....Sudden Sea R.A Scotti.....Sun sentinel newspaper(microfilm).....The Major Hurricanes to affect the Bahamas Wayne Neely.....The Ship & the Storm Jim Carrier.....plus many more.............
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