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When did the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season start?

When did the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season start?

The Atlantic hurricane season officially began on June 1, 2011. It was an above average season in which twenty tropical cyclones formed. Nineteen of the twenty depressions attained tropical storm status, tied with 1887, 1995, 2010, and later the 2012 season for the third highest number of named storms since record-keeping began in 1851.

Where was the deadliest hurricane of the 2011 season?

As an extratropical cyclone, Lee caused significant damage in the form of flooding across the Northeast United States, especially in New York and Pennsylvania. The deadliest and most destructive cyclone of the season developed east of the Lesser Antilles on August 21.

Where did Hurricane Irene hit in Turks and Caicos?

Turks and Caicos: On August 24, Irene passed over the British Overseas Territory of Turks and Caicos Islands at Category 1 strength. The hurricane produced high winds that blew off roofs and downed power lines throughout the territory. In Cockburn Town, residences reported loss of power, and light poles were toppled.

What was the name of the hurricane that hit Mexico in 2011?

On June 29, Arlene made landfall in Mexico near Cabo Rojo, Veracruz, causing over $223 million (2011 USD) damage and killing 22 people. Tropical Storm Harvey moved into the coastline of Central America in mid-August, and three deaths were reported as a result.

When does hurricane season start in the Bahamas?

The hurricane season lasts from the 1st of June to the 30th of November. During this time of the year, there is a higher chance the islands will be hit by tropical cyclones. According to past records, hurricanes do not occur in the Bahamas as frequently as they do along the east coast of the US mainland.

When did the last hurricane hit the Bahama Islands?

Storms affecting the Bahama Archipelago by month Month Number of storms August 4 September 9 October 4 November 2

When did the Atlantic hurricane season start and end?

The season officially began on June 1 and ended on November 30, dates which conventionally delimit the period during each year in which most tropical cyclones develop in the Atlantic Ocean. However, the first tropical storm of the season, Arlene, did not develop until nearly a month later.