2018 Lake Lanier hurricane season is an ongoing event that will begin on May 1 and will end on November 30, these dates determine cyclone like activity, however storms can form at anytime as proven by One. This is the second Lake Lanier hurricane season on record.

2018 Lake Lanier hurricane season
First system formed January 2 (record earliest)
Last system dissipated Ongoing
Strongest storm Boris – 928 mbar (hPa) (27.42 inHg), 160 mph (260 km/h)
Total depressions 2
Total storms 2
Hurricanes 1
Major hurricanes (Cat. 3+) 1
Total fatalities 0
Total damage $0,000 (2018 USD)
Atlantic hurricane seasons
2017. 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021


No formation expected in the next 24 hours.


NIT 35

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Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale


Subtropical storm (SSHWS)
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Duration January 2 – January 8
Peak intensity 45 mph (75 km/h) (1-min)  1005 mbar (hPa)

Subtropical Storm Allie

Main Article:Subtropical Storm Allie

On January 1 a low formed the next day the low devloped into a depression the next few days the depression was named Allie as a tropical storm, Allie reached peak winds of 45 mph on January 6th, the next day Allie weakend weakening ensued until the 8th of January where Allie degenerated into a trough.

Hurricane Boris

Category 5 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration March 22 – April 14
Peak intensity 160 mph (260 km/h) (1-min)  928 mbar (hPa)
A Low formed and swiftly organized into a depression on March 22, the depression continued to organized and was named Boris on March 23. On May 26, Boris became a major hurricane. on March 27 after rapid deepening Boris became a category 5, the next day Boris wakened to a category 3, the fallowing day Boris continued to weaken into a category 1, the day after that Boris weakened into a tropical storm, Boris meandered around hurricane strength before, restrengthening into a hurricane on April 8, Boris became a category 2 again the fallowing day, Boris became a category 3 the following day, Boris restrengthened to a category 4 hurricane, the next day, over the course of two days Boris rapidly weakening into a depression, Boris dissipated early the following day. Despite its strength Boris had no impact on land.


This is the list of names used to name TCs during 2018 any unused names are marked in BOLD. any retired names will be announced on December 3. the non retired names will be used in 2025.

List for 2018

  • Allie
  • Boris
  • Carmen
  • Deigo
  • Ellie
  • Fransico
  • Gertie
  • Harvey
  • Irene
  • Jack
  • Kimberly
  • Logan
  • Melissa
  • Nelmon
  • Olivia
  • Paul
  • Rose
  • Sammy
  • Trisha
  • Vince
  • Willa