Has there been a hurricane named Julia?
The name Julia has been used for two tropical cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Julia (2010), the easternmost category 4 hurricane in the Atlantic since reliable records began. Churned across the open ocean without threatening land.
Was Hurricane Julia a natural disaster?
Tropical Storm Julia was a weak tropical cyclone that caused minor damage across the Eastern United States in September 2016.
Tropical Storm Julia (2016)
|Tropical storm (SSHWS/NWS)|
|Tropical Storm Julia at peak intensity over Florida on September 13|
|Lowest pressure||1007 mbar (hPa); 29.74 inHg|
|Damage||$6.13 million (2016 USD)|
Has there been a storm Jack?
Over the Pacific was a Tropical Wave monitored by NHC. The wave became a TD numbered Twelve. Twelve intensified to a TS by August 23 and a Hurricane on August 24.
|Category 5 major hurricane (SSHS)|
|Highest winds||1-minute sustained: 165 mph (270 km/h)|
|Lowest pressure||931 mbar (hPa); 27.49 inHg|
Where did hurricane Julia hit?
Can tropical storms form over land?
Because tropical cyclones need warm water to survive, the chances of tropical cyclone formation happening over dry land are slim. Only 2 percent of all Atlantic tropical cyclones have formed over land (1851-2015), according to Michael Lowry, hurricane specialist with The Weather Channel.