Some articles on hurricane, hurricanes, hurricane hits, hit:
... August 29, 1880 – 68 people die from a shipwreck as a result of a Category 2 hurricane making landfall near Saint Augustine ... Johns River, and another is damaged in the Gulf of Mexico after the hurricane crosses the state ... In Cedar Key it is considered one of the worst hurricanes on record, with several buildings destroyed ...
... August 24, 1891 – A minimal hurricane hits near Homestead, though due to lack of observations near the landfall location its impact in the state is unknown ... September 12, 1892 – Southeastern Louisiana is hit by a tropical storm, with winds in Pensacola reaching 47 mph (76 km/h) ... August 27, 1893 – The Sea Islands Hurricane parallels the eastern coastline as a major hurricane, producing winds in excess of 75 mph (120 km/h) near the ...
Famous quotes containing the words hits and/or hurricane:
“From a hasty glance through the various tests I figure it out that I would be classified in Group B, indicating Low Average Ability, reserved usually for those just learning to speak the English Language and preparing for a career of holding a spike while another man hits it.”
—Robert Benchley (18891945)
“Staid middle age loves the hurricane passions of opera.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)