This interactive mapping application easily searches and displays global tropical cyclone data. Users are able to query storms by the storm name, ZIP Code, city, state, geographic region, or latitude/longitude coordinates. Custom queries can track storms of interest and allow for data extraction and download.
- Searches and displays tropical cyclone track data by ZIP Code, latitude and longitude coordinates, city, state, or geographic region and then displays the selected tracks on a map
- Displays coastal population data and hurricane strike data for coastal counties from Maine to Texas
- Provides access to storm reports written by hurricane specialists at the National Hurricane Center. Reports are available for the Atlantic and East-Central Pacific Basins
- Builds custom Uniform Resource Locator (URL) strings that users can follow from personal websites to the on-line mapping application with specific storm tracks
Hurricane Hazel: 60th Anniversary
Information from the Historical Hurricane Tracks mapping application was used to develop a story map that details the path and impacts of Hurricane Hazel, the deadliest and costliest storm of the 1954 hurricane season.