Was there ever a hurricane named David?
On August 25, 1979, the storm that will become Hurricane David forms near Cape Verde off the African coast in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. It would go on to devastate the island of Dominica, and then the Dominican Republic, killing 1,500 people.
What was the baddest hurricane ever?
The deadliest Atlantic hurricane in recorded history was the Great Hurricane of 1780, which resulted in 22,000–27,501 fatalities. In recent years, the deadliest hurricane was Hurricane Mitch of 1998, with at least 11,374 deaths attributed to it.
Has there ever been a hurricane named Ariana?
At that time, One-K was named ‘Arianna’.
|Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS)|
|Peak intensity||75 mph (120 km/h) (1-min) 987 mbar (hPa)|