Welcome to HurricaneCity, tracking hurricanes since 1997
Wed, Mar 21, 2018 at 1:00 AM

During this week back in...
For the period of August 8th through August 14th

Other Weeks:

  • 1969: Camille is born on the 14th in the Caribbean.
  • 1976: Belle hits Outer Banks & north to Massachusetts area as a cat 1 as a very small hurricane killing 6 on Aug. 9th.
  • 2004, Aug. 9th: TD #3 is born SE of Grenada & would later hit SW Florida as a cat 4. On the 13th Hurricane Charley hits Port Charlotte, Florida with 145 mph winds causing very heavy damage.
  • 2012: Hurricane Ernesto hits the southern Yucatan Peninsula with 80mph winds on Aug. 8th.
  • 2017, Aug. 10th: Hurricane Franklin hits Mexico between Tampico & Veracruz with 85mph winds.