Atlantic Hurricane/Storm Summary

  • Released Tuesday, June 13th, 2006
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:55PM
  • ID: 3361

These still images shows plots of time vs. wind speed for each tropical storm/hurricane of the Atlantic Hurricane seasons. Horizontal lines indicate wind speed category thresholds. A line plot for each storm shows the storm's name and a marker at the peak wind speed.

The plot for the current year automatically updates every 2 hours during hurricane season.

2018 Atlantic hurricanes and storms

2018 Atlantic hurricanes and storms

2017 Atlantic hurricanes and storms

2017 Atlantic hurricanes and storms


Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio Storm wind speeds provided by NOAA's National Weather Service via UNISYS


This visualization can be found in the following series:

Datasets used in this visualization

Hurricane/Tropical Data
Database Unisys 06/01/2006 through present (or end of last hurricane season)

Note: While we identify the data sets used in these visualizations, we do not store any further details, nor the data sets themselves on our site.