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The 2024 Atlantic hurricane season was a above average hurricane season that featured activity almost everywhere in the Atlantic ocean, it offically began on June 1 and ended on November 30 these dates determine troical and subtropical activity, with the most storms forming in between August and October, storms can form at anytime. The season was fairly notable for having two category five hurricanes Kirk and Ernesto which caused devastation in Florida and Cuba. Beryl caused moderate damage due to flooding around the Florida panhandle and Nadine caused freezing rains across Florida and the Carolinas after it seperated from a nor'easter.

2024 Atlantic hurricane season (Doug)
First system formed March 1
Last system dissipated December 6
Strongest storm Kirk – 908 mbar (hPa) (26.82 inHg), 165 mph (270 km/h)
Total depressions 14
Total storms 14
Hurricanes 9
Major hurricanes (Cat. 3+) 3
Total fatalities 199
Total damage $9.1 million (2018 USD)
Atlantic hurricane seasons
2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027


Storms

Tropical Storm Alberto

Tropical storm (SSHWS)
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Duration March 1 – March 4
Peak intensity 50 mph (85 km/h) (1-min)  1001 mbar (hPa)

Tropical Storm Beryl

Tropical storm (SSHWS)
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Duration May 19 – May 26
Peak intensity 40 mph (65 km/h) (1-min)  1006 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Chris

Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration June 4 – June 12
Peak intensity 90 mph (150 km/h) (1-min)  969 mbar (hPa)

Tropical Storm Dorothy

Tropical storm (SSHWS)
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Duration June 16 – June 21
Peak intensity 60 mph (95 km/h) (1-min)  995 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Ernesto

Category 5 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration July 6 – July 14
Peak intensity 160 mph (260 km/h) (1-min)  930 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Florence

Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration July 13 – July 28
Peak intensity 90 mph (150 km/h) (1-min)  978 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Grayson

Category 4 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration August 8 – August 16
Peak intensity 145 mph (230 km/h) (1-min)  944 mbar (hPa)

Tropical Storm Hyacinth

Tropical storm (SSHWS)
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Duration August 10 – August 16
Peak intensity 50 mph (85 km/h) (1-min)  1000 mbar (hPa)
The spelling was changed to due a error adding a "E" to the end.

Hurricane Isaac

Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration August 23 – August 27
Peak intensity 75 mph (120 km/h) (1-min)  989 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane June

Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration August 31 – September 10
Peak intensity 75 mph (120 km/h) (1-min)  988 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Kirk

Category 5 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration September 7 – September 16
Peak intensity 165 mph (270 km/h) (1-min)  908 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Leslie

Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration September 17 – September 28
Peak intensity 85 mph (140 km/h) (1-min)  984 mbar (hPa)

Tropical Storm Michael

Tropical storm (SSHWS)
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Duration October 10 – October 16
Peak intensity 40 mph (65 km/h) (1-min)  1005 mbar (hPa)

Hurricane Nadine

Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)
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Duration November 27 – December 6
Peak intensity 75 mph (120 km/h) (1-min)  989 mbar (hPa)

Names

This was the fallowing list of names used to name tropical and subtropical storms during the year, any unused names are marked in gray. And any unused names will be used in 2030, this same list was used in 2018, with the exception of the names Dorothy, Grayson, Hyacinth and June which replaced the retired names Debby, Gordon, Helene and Joyce which were retired after 2018, the names Grayson, Hyacinth and June were used for the first time as the name Dorothy was not used for the first time since it was last used in 1977.

List for 2024

  • Alberto
  • Beryl
  • Chris
  • Dorothy
  • Ernesto
  • Florence
  • Grayson
  • Hyacinth
  • Isaac
  • June
  • Kirk
  • Leslie
  • Michael
  • Nadine
  • Oscar (unused)
  • Patty (unused)
  • Rafael (unused)
  • Sara (unused)
  • Tony (unused)
  • Valerie (unused)
  • William (unused)

Retirement

In Spring of 2025 the WMO retired the names Ernesto and Kirk due the devasation they caused to Florida and Cuba the names will never be used again to name another Atlantic tropical cyclone, instead the names Elton and Kendall were chosen to replace the names in 2030