Atlantic Hurricane Danielle Category 4

Hurricane Danielle Track 2010
Hurricane Danielle Track 2010
Hurricane Danielle August 28 2010
Hurricane Danielle August 28 2010

On This Day Cruise Weather History: Seven years ago today, Tropical Storm Danielle (see video below) was named.

Danielle was 520 mi (835 km) west-southwest of Cabo Verde when the system got organized into a tropical storm. She became Hurricane  Danielle the next day.

By August 26, the hurricane had become a category 4 major hurricane with winds of 130 mph (215 km/h).

Category 5 Hurricanes 1996-2015
Category 5 Hurricanes 1996-2015

High surf and seas  resulted in the rescue of 250 people in Ocean City, Maryland and an additional 70 people off the coast of Central Florida.

 

 

Video: Tracking Hurricane Danielle, Tropical Storm Earl