Lake Junaluska

Landfalling Tropical Cyclones in the Southeastern US

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The table below depicts all hurricanes that have made landfall in North Carolina.

Storm Name Max Classification Year Max Winds Min Pressure
Unnamed Category 3 1852 100
Unnamed Tropical Storm 1856 50
Unnamed Category 2 1857 90
Unnamed Category 1 1861 70
Unnamed Category 1 1861 70
Unnamed Tropical Storm 1863 60
Unnamed Category 1 1872 70
Unnamed Category 3 1876 100
Unnamed Category 2 1878 90
Unnamed 1880
Unnamed 1881
Unnamed 1882
Unnamed 1883
Unnamed 1888
Unnamed 1893
Unnamed 1894
Unnamed 1897
Unnamed 1897
Unnamed 1897
Unnamed 1899
Unnamed 1900
Unnamed 1901
Unnamed 1901
Unnamed 1907
Unnamed 1908
Unnamed 1908
Unnamed 1908
Unnamed 1910
Unnamed 1910
Unnamed 1912
Unnamed 1913
Unnamed 1916
Unnamed 1918
Unnamed 1920
Unnamed 1925
Unnamed 1932
Unnamed 1933
Unnamed 1934
Unnamed 1942
Unnamed 1944
Unnamed 1945
Unnamed 1946
Unnamed 1949
Unnamed 1961
Unnamed 1967
Unnamed 1970
Unnamed 1972
Unnamed 1987
Subtrop Subtropical Storm 1982 60 984
Kate Category 3 1985 105 954
Isbell 1964
Isabel Category 4 2003 127 915
Irene Category 3 2011 105 942
Ione 1955
Gloria Category 4 1985 125 920
Ginger 1971
Gabrielle Tropical Storm 2007 50 1004
Fran Category 3 1996 105 946
Floyd Category 4 1999 127 921
Ernesto Category 1 2006 65 985
Doria 1971
Donna 1960
Diane 1955
Diana Category 4 1984 115 949
Dennis 1981
Dennis Category 2 1999 90 962
Connie 1955
Claudette Tropical Disturbance 2015 45 1004
Charley Category 1 1986 70 980
Bonnie Category 3 1998 100 954
Bob Category 1 1979 65 986
Beryl Tropical Storm 2012 60 992
Bertha Category 3 1996 100 960
Barry Tropical Storm 2007 50 990
Barbara 1953
Arthur Tropical Storm 1996 45 992
Arthur Category 2 2014 85 973
Abby 1968
Row Color Maximum Classification
Category 3, 4 and 5
Category 1 and 2
Tropical Storm
Tropical Wave, Tropical Disturbance, Tropical Low, Subtropical Depression, Tropical Depression, Subtropical Storm, and Extratropical Storm