List of Storms in The 2005 Atlantic Hurricane Season

List Of Storms In The 2005 Atlantic Hurricane Season

The 2005 Atlantic hurricane season officially began June 1, 2005 and officially ended on November 30, 2005. These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the Atlantic basin, although effectively the season persisted into January 2006 due to continued storm activity.

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The 2005 season was the most active season on record, shattering records on repeated occasions. A record 28 tropical and subtropical storms formed, of which a record fifteen became hurricanes. Of these, seven strengthened into major hurricanes, a record-tying five became Category 4 hurricanes and a record four reached Category 5 strength, the highest categorization for North Atlantic tropical cyclones. Among these Category 5 storms was Hurricane Wilma, the most intense hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic.

The most notable storms of the season were the five Category 4 and Category 5 hurricanes: Dennis, Emily, Katrina, Rita, and Wilma, along with the Category 1 Hurricane Stan. These storms made a combined twelve landfalls as major hurricanes (Category 3 strength or higher) throughout Cuba, Mexico, and the Gulf Coast of the United States, causing over $100 billion (2005 USD) in damages and at least 2,048 deaths.

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TS Arlene
TS Bret
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4 Dennis
5 Emily
TS Franklin
TS Gert
TS Harvey
2 Irene
TD Ten
TS Jose
5 Katrina
TS Lee
3 Maria
1 Nate
1 Ophelia
1 Philippe
5 Rita
TD Nineteen
1 Stan
SS Unnamed
TS Tammy
SD Twenty-two
1 Vince
5 Wilma
TS Alpha
3 Beta
TS Gamma
TS Delta
1 Epsilon
TS Zeta
TD TS C1 C2 C3 C4 C5

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