WTOC Tropical Storms of 2005 - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

    The Record 2005 Tropical Storm Season

  • Most Named Storms in one season ... 27 (Previous record 21, 1933)
  • Most hurricanes in one season ... 15 (Previous record 12, 1969)
  • Most Category 5 hurricanes ... 3 (Previous record 2, 1960 & 1961)
  • Most major hurricanes (Cat 3) to hit U.S. ... 4
  • Earliest Category 4 storm ... Dennis, July 7
  • Fastest intensification ... Wilma, TS to Cat 5 in 20 hours
  • Lowest barometric pressure, 882 Mb (26.05") ... Wilma
  • Greatest storm surge ... Katrina, 28-30 feet
  • Costliest hurricane ... Katrina, $100 billion
  • Costliest season to US ... $150 billion

2005 Tropical Storm Names ... Click on name for information

Arlene

Bret

Cindy

Dennis

Emily

Franklin

Gert

Harvey

Irene

Jose

Katrina

Lee

Maria

Nate

Ophelia

Philippe

Rita

Stan

Tammy

Vince

Wilma

Alpha

Beta

Gamma

Delta

Epsilon

Zeta

 Map of ALL STORMS in 2005

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