LONG ISLAND HURRICANES

Tropical Systems (1886-2000) that have passed within 75 N.MI.(Nautical Miles) of Montauk Point, NY*

Storm
Number
Storm
Name
Year
Month
Day
Storm
Number
For
Year
Max Wind
(Knots)
Near Storm Center
At Closest Point
Closest Point
(N.Ml)
Storm Heading
(Degrees)
Forward Speed
(Knots)
1
Not Named
1888
AUG
22
3
40
19
069
37.5
2
Not Named
1888
SEP
12
5
35
11
047
17.6
3
Not Named
1888
OCT
12
7
40
55
040
33.1
4
Not Named
1889
SEP
25
6
35
68
039
31.6
5
Not Named
1893
AUG
24
4
79
47
017
22.1
6
Not Named
1893
AUG
29
6
65
67
044
28.4
7
Not Named
1894
OCT
10
4
56
15
030
30.5
8
Not Named
1897
SEP
24
3
34
13
033
27.3
9
Not Named
1900
OCT
14
6
34
17
033
18.7
10
Not Named
1904
SEP
15
2
65
34
050
45.8
11
Not Named
1916
JUL
21
2
76
72
018
12.6
12
Not Named
1934
JUN
20
2
40
17
062
15.8
13
Not Named
24
SEP
9
6
48
2
020
12.8
14
Not Named
1936
SEP
19
13
80
65
051
28.6
15
Not Named
1938
SEP
21
4
78
28
359
440
16
Not Named
1944
SEP
15
7
68
15
032
25.3
17
Not Named
1944
OCT
21
11
45
60
049
25.4
18
CAROL
1954
AUG
31
3
82
13
016
30.1
19
EDNA
1954
SEP
11
5
82
72
027
36.1
20
DIANE
1955
AUG
19
3
36
26
076
12.4
21
BRENDA
1960
JUL
30
3
45
28
032
26.0
22
DONNA
1960
SEP
12
5
83
17
024
34.1
23
Not Named
1961
SEP
15
6
35
23
036
42.7
24
ALMA
1966
JUN
14
1
40
67
023
15.3
25
DORIA
1971
AUG
28
5
45
46
026
30.0
26
AGNES
1972
JUN
22
2
50
68
332
17.4
27
BELLE
1976
AUG
10
3
52
26
018
17.3
28
GLORIA
1985
SEP
27
7
77
31
024
36.6
29
HENRI
1985
SEP
24
8
34
24
047
13.2
30
BOB
1991
AUG
19
2
87
43
026
27.8
31
BERTHA
1996
JUL
13
2
60
16
046
27.1
32
JOSEPHIN
1996
OCT
9
10
45
67
035
34.9
33
FLOYD
1999
SEP
17
6
50
16
037
18.2

* Data taken from the NWS site at Brookhaven Lab

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