2002 Ice Storm

Full Storm Details

Storm: Bess

The table below contains detailed information on storm track and intensity. The date and time of observations are given first, followed by the storm's position with respect to latitude and longitude for each time step. The fourth column gives storm classification, while the last two columns show the central pressure in millibars and maximum sustained winds in miles per hour.

Each row is color-coded based upon storm classification (see legend).

Date/Time Latitude Longitude Classification Pressure Winds
08/05/1978 12:00PM 25.3° N 90.4° W Tropical Depression 1012 20
08/05/1978 6:00PM 25.1° N 91.0° W Tropical Depression 1012 20
08/06/1978 12:00AM 24.8° N 91.8° W Tropical Depression 1011 25
08/06/1978 6:00AM 24.5° N 92.5° W Tropical Depression 1010 30
08/06/1978 12:00PM 24.2° N 93.3° W Tropical Depression 1009 30
08/06/1978 6:00PM 23.9° N 94.0° W Tropical Storm 1008 35
08/07/1978 12:00AM 23.3° N 95.0° W Tropical Storm 1007 40
08/07/1978 6:00AM 22.8° N 95.7° W Tropical Storm 1006 40
08/07/1978 12:00PM 22.2° N 96.2° W Tropical Storm 1005 40
08/07/1978 6:00PM 21.6° N 96.6° W Tropical Storm 1006 45
08/08/1978 12:00AM 21.1° N 96.8° W Tropical Storm 1007 45
08/08/1978 6:00AM 20.4° N 96.9° W Tropical Storm 1008 40
08/08/1978 12:00PM 20.0° N 97.0° W Tropical Depression 1010 25
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