|First storm formed||August 31|
|Last storm dissipated||September 10|
|Strongest storm||Alex - 987 mb, 75 mph|
|Total damages||$0 million (2015 USD)|
The 2040 Atlantic hurricane season began on June 1st, 2040 and ended November 30th, 2040.
|NOAA||May 9, 2040||3-5||1-2||0-1|
This Season was one of the least active seasons on record due to one of the Most Intense El Nino's on Record, with only one known storm forming. That storm became a minimal hurricane, the only one of the season.
|Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)|
|Duration||August 31 – September 10|
|Peak intensity||75 mph (120 km/h) (1-min) 987 mbar (hPa)|
Hurricane Alex was an Unusual but Interesting Storm in terms of it's Track, with it's track resembling a Heart.
The following names will be used to name tropical and subtropical cyclones in the 2040 season.
Accumulated Cyclone Energy (ACE) Rating
|ACE (104 kt2) – Storm: Source|
ACE is the result of a storm's winds multiplied by how long it lasted for, so storms or subtropical storms (Originally not included up until 2012) that at lasted a long time , as well as particularly strong hurricanes , have higher ACE totals. Tropical Depressions are not included in season total.
This is a table of the storms and their effects in the 2040 Atlantic hurricane season. This table includes the storm's names, duration, peak intensity, Areas affected (bold indicates made landfall in that region at least once), damages, and death totals. Deaths in parentheses are additional and indirect (an example of an indirect death would be a traffic accident), but are still storm-related. Damage and deaths include totals while the storm was extratropical, a wave or a low. All of the damage figures are in 2015 USD (the listed damage figure is in millions).
|Storm name||Dates active||Storm category
at peak intensity
|Max 1-min wind
|Min.press.(mbar)||Areas affected||Damage (millions USD)||Deaths
|Alex||August 31 – September 10||Category 1 hurricane||75 (120)||987||None||0||0|
|1 cyclones||August 31 – September 10||75 (120)||987||$0||0|