This tool is a set of interactive figures that show changes in hurricane and tropical storm frequency for the entire Mid-Atlantic region from 1851 to 2018, including the number of storms by month and information on recorded maximum storm windspeeds.
Mid-Atlantic Hurricane Tracks
This tool is excerpted from Chesapeake Bay Watershed Climate Impacts Summary and Outlook for Fall 2020.
- Hurricane Isaias and Tropical Storm Fay were the most damaging storms to reach the Mid-Atlantic region in the 2020 hurricane season.
- The 2004 Hurricane Season brought the most tropical cyclones to the Mid-Atlantic region.
- In the Mid-Atlantic, the years from 2000–2020 saw nearly twice as many hurricanes as the preceding two decades—1980–2000.