1961 Major Hurricane BETSY (1961245N13318)


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Summary Information

Storm ID 1961245N13318
Start Sep 2 06Z
Max Intensity 120 kt (Sep 5 18Z), 945 mb (Sep 6 12Z)
End Sep 12 06Z
ATCF IDs AL021961
Track status Best track data.

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Position and Intensity Table

BASIN ISO_TIME_________ NATURE LAT LON WMO WIND WMO PRES USA WIND USA PRES
degrees north degrees east kts mb kts mb
NA 1961-09-02 06:00:00 TS 13.30 -41.70 40 40
NA 09:00:00 TS 13.55 -42.28 40
NA 12:00:00 TS 13.80 -42.80 40 40
NA 15:00:00 TS 14.05 -43.22 40
NA 18:00:00 TS 14.30 -43.60 40 40
NA 21:00:00 TS 14.56 -44.03 42
NA 1961-09-03 00:00:00 TS 14.80 -44.50 45 45
NA 03:00:00 TS 14.98 -45.04 47
NA 06:00:00 TS 15.20 -45.60 50 50
NA 09:00:00 TS 15.50 -46.13 57
NA 12:00:00 TS 15.90 -46.70 65 65
NA 15:00:00 TS 16.41 -47.41 72
NA 18:00:00 TS 17.00 -48.10 80 973 80 973
NA 21:00:00 TS 17.58 -48.65 82 981
NA 1961-09-04 00:00:00 TS 18.20 -49.10 85 989 85 989
NA 03:00:00 TS 18.86 -49.50 87 988
NA 06:00:00 TS 19.50 -49.80 90 90 987
NA 09:00:00 TS 19.98 -50.05 92 986
NA 12:00:00 TS 20.50 -50.20 95 986 95 986
NA 15:00:00 TS 21.23 -50.20 97 984
NA 18:00:00 TS 22.00 -50.20 100 982 100 982
NA 21:00:00 TS 22.61 -50.34 102
NA 1961-09-05 00:00:00 TS 23.20 -50.60 105 105
NA 03:00:00 TS 23.86 -50.96 107
NA 06:00:00 TS 24.50 -51.40 110 110
NA 09:00:00 TS 25.05 -51.87 112
NA 12:00:00 TS 25.60 -52.30 115 957 115 957
NA 15:00:00 TS 26.21 -52.58 117 954
NA 18:00:00 TS 26.90 -52.90 120 952 120 952
NA 21:00:00 TS 27.69 -53.47 120 951
NA 1961-09-06 00:00:00 TS 28.50 -54.10 120 120 951
NA 03:00:00 TS 29.24 -54.62 120 950
NA 06:00:00 TS 29.90 -55.10 120 950 120 950
NA 09:00:00 TS 30.39 -55.62 120 947
NA 12:00:00 TS 30.90 -56.10 120 945 120 945
NA 15:00:00 TS 31.67 -56.49 117 949
NA 18:00:00 TS 32.40 -56.80 115 954 115 954
NA 21:00:00 TS 32.82 -57.01 110
NA 1961-09-07 00:00:00 TS 33.10 -57.20 105 105
NA 03:00:00 TS 33.42 -57.49 102
NA 06:00:00 TS 33.70 -57.80 100 100
NA 09:00:00 TS 33.96 -58.07 97
NA 12:00:00 TS 34.20 -58.30 95 954 95 954
NA 15:00:00 TS 34.41 -58.52 92
NA 18:00:00 TS 34.60 -58.70 90 90
NA 21:00:00 TS 34.81 -58.83 90
NA 1961-09-08 00:00:00 TS 35.00 -59.00 90 90
NA 03:00:00 TS 35.16 -59.35 90
NA 06:00:00 TS 35.30 -59.70 90 90
NA 09:00:00 TS 35.45 -59.91 90
NA 12:00:00 TS 35.60 -60.00 90 90
NA 15:00:00 TS 35.76 -60.00 90
NA 18:00:00 TS 35.90 -59.90 90 90
NA 21:00:00 TS 36.02 -59.77 90
NA 1961-09-09 00:00:00 TS 36.10 -59.60 90 90
NA 03:00:00 TS 36.13 -59.48 90
NA 06:00:00 TS 36.20 -59.30 90 90
NA 09:00:00 TS 36.33 -58.98 90
NA 12:00:00 TS 36.60 -58.60 90 978 90 978
NA 15:00:00 TS 37.04 -58.33 90 977
NA 18:00:00 TS 37.60 -57.90 90 976 90 976
NA 21:00:00 TS 38.28 -57.08 90
NA 1961-09-10 00:00:00 TS 38.80 -56.10 90 90
NA 03:00:00 TS 38.86 -55.27 90
NA 06:00:00 TS 38.80 -54.40 90 90
NA 09:00:00 TS 38.95 -53.42 90
NA 12:00:00 TS 39.20 -52.30 90 980 90 980
NA 15:00:00 TS 39.44 -51.13 87 971
NA 18:00:00 TS 39.80 -49.70 85 962 85 962
NA 21:00:00 TS 40.25 -47.89 85
NA 1961-09-11 00:00:00 TS 40.90 -45.80 85 85
NA 03:00:00 TS 41.80 -43.42 82
NA 06:00:00 TS 42.80 -41.20 80 80
NA 09:00:00 TS 43.65 -39.89 80
NA 12:00:00 TS 44.70 -38.50 80 970 80 970
NA 15:00:00 TS 46.11 -36.03 77
NA 18:00:00 TS 47.70 -33.00 75 75
NA 21:00:00 TS 49.18 -29.77 72
NA 1961-09-12 00:00:00 ET 50.80 -26.50 70 70
NA 03:00:00 ET 52.72 -23.49 65
NA 06:00:00 ET 54.80 -20.50 60 60

Source Information

Agency Information
USA hurdat2-1851-2018-051019.txt:Line=26837:BETSY
TOKYO
CMA
HKO
NEWDELHI
REUNION
BOM
NADI
WELLINGTON
DS824
TD9636
TD9635
NEUMANN
MLC

All available IBTrACS Data

SEASON BASIN SUBBASIN ISO_TIME_________ NATURE LAT LON WMO WIND WMO PRES WMO AGENCY DIST2LAND LANDFALL IFLAG USA AGENCY USA ATCF_ID USA LAT USA LON USA STATUS USA WIND USA PRES USA SSHS STORM SPEED STORM DIR
Year degrees north degrees east kts mb km km degrees north degrees east kts mb 1 kts degrees
1961 NA NA 1961-09-02 06:00:00 TS 13.30 -41.70 40 hurdat_atl 1458 1427 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 13.30 -41.70 TS 40 0 12 294
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 13.55 -42.28 1435 1414 P_____________ AL021961 13.55 -42.28 TS 40 0 12 295
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 13.80 -42.80 40 hurdat_atl 1415 1403 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 13.80 -42.80 TS 40 0 10 299
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 14.05 -43.22 1403 1398 P_____________ AL021961 14.05 -43.22 TS 40 0 9 303
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 14.30 -43.60 40 hurdat_atl 1402 1394 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 14.30 -43.60 TS 40 0 9 303
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 14.56 -44.03 1404 1388 P_____________ AL021961 14.56 -44.03 TS 42 0 10 300
1961 NA NA 1961-09-03 00:00:00 TS 14.80 -44.50 45 hurdat_atl 1392 1374 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 14.80 -44.50 TS 45 0 11 294
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 14.98 -45.04 1377 1353 P_____________ AL021961 14.98 -45.04 TS 47 0 11 291
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 15.20 -45.60 50 hurdat_atl 1356 1347 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 15.20 -45.60 TS 50 0 12 296
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 15.50 -46.13 1354 1349 P_____________ AL021961 15.50 -46.13 TS 57 0 13 303
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 15.90 -46.70 65 hurdat_atl 1360 1360 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 15.90 -46.70 HU 65 1 15 307
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 16.41 -47.41 1375 1375 P_____________ AL021961 16.41 -47.41 HU 72 1 17 309
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 17.00 -48.10 80 973 hurdat_atl 1406 1406 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 17.00 -48.10 HU 80 973 1 17 315
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 17.58 -48.65 1440 1440 P_____________ AL021961 17.58 -48.65 HU 82 981 1 15 322
1961 NA NA 1961-09-04 00:00:00 TS 18.20 -49.10 85 989 hurdat_atl 1484 1484 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 18.20 -49.10 HU 85 989 2 15 328
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 18.86 -49.50 1539 1536 P_____________ AL021961 18.86 -49.50 HU 87 988 2 15 333
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 19.50 -49.80 90 hurdat_atl 1553 1552 I_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 19.50 -49.80 HU 90 987 2 12 335
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 19.98 -50.05 1564 1564 P_____________ AL021961 19.98 -50.05 HU 92 986 2 11 339
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 20.50 -50.20 95 986 hurdat_atl 1593 1593 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 20.50 -50.20 HU 95 986 2 13 354
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 21.23 -50.20 1640 1640 P_____________ AL021961 21.23 -50.20 HU 97 984 3 15 0
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 22.00 -50.20 100 982 hurdat_atl 1655 1652 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 22.00 -50.20 HU 100 982 3 14 355
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 22.61 -50.34 1660 1644 P_____________ AL021961 22.61 -50.34 HU 102 3 13 343
1961 NA NA 1961-09-05 00:00:00 TS 23.20 -50.60 105 hurdat_atl 1647 1635 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 23.20 -50.60 HU 105 3 14 335
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 23.86 -50.96 1632 1618 P_____________ AL021961 23.86 -50.96 HU 107 3 15 331
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 24.50 -51.40 110 hurdat_atl 1618 1598 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 24.50 -51.40 HU 110 3 15 325
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 25.05 -51.87 1599 1582 P_____________ AL021961 25.05 -51.87 HU 112 3 14 323
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 25.60 -52.30 115 957 hurdat_atl 1588 1584 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 25.60 -52.30 HU 115 957 4 13 331
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 26.21 -52.58 1594 1594 P_____________ AL021961 26.21 -52.58 HU 117 954 4 14 337
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 26.90 -52.90 120 952 hurdat_atl 1610 1608 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 26.90 -52.90 HU 120 952 4 17 332
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 27.69 -53.47 1614 1613 P_____________ AL021961 27.69 -53.47 HU 120 951 4 19 326
1961 NA NA 1961-09-06 00:00:00 TS 28.50 -54.10 120 hurdat_atl 1625 1625 I_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 28.50 -54.10 HU 120 951 4 19 327
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 29.24 -54.62 1643 1643 P_____________ AL021961 29.24 -54.62 HU 120 950 4 17 328
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 29.90 -55.10 120 950 hurdat_atl 1666 1666 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 29.90 -55.10 HU 120 950 4 14 323
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 30.39 -55.62 1677 1619 P_____________ AL021961 30.39 -55.62 HU 120 947 4 13 319
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 30.90 -56.10 120 945 hurdat_atl 1619 1532 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 30.90 -56.10 HU 120 945 4 15 330
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 31.67 -56.49 1522 1440 P_____________ AL021961 31.67 -56.49 HU 117 949 4 16 338
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 32.40 -56.80 115 954 hurdat_atl 1440 1392 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 32.40 -56.80 HU 115 954 4 12 339
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 32.82 -57.01 1392 1354 P_____________ AL021961 32.82 -57.01 HU 110 3 8 334
1961 NA NA 1961-09-07 00:00:00 TS 33.10 -57.20 105 hurdat_atl 1354 1311 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 33.10 -57.20 HU 105 3 7 326
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 33.42 -57.49 1311 1268 P_____________ AL021961 33.42 -57.49 HU 102 3 8 320
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 33.70 -57.80 100 hurdat_atl 1268 1226 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 33.70 -57.80 HU 100 3 7 319
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 33.96 -58.07 1226 1197 P_____________ AL021961 33.96 -58.07 HU 97 3 7 320
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 34.20 -58.30 95 954 hurdat_atl 1197 1169 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 34.20 -58.30 HU 95 954 2 6 320
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 34.41 -58.52 1169 1141 P_____________ AL021961 34.41 -58.52 HU 92 2 5 320
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 34.60 -58.70 90 hurdat_atl 1141 1117 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 34.60 -58.70 HU 90 2 5 327
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 34.81 -58.83 1117 1089 P_____________ AL021961 34.81 -58.83 HU 90 2 5 328
1961 NA NA 1961-09-08 00:00:00 TS 35.00 -59.00 90 hurdat_atl 1089 1066 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 35.00 -59.00 HU 90 2 6 309
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 35.16 -59.35 1056 1030 P_____________ AL021961 35.16 -59.35 HU 90 2 6 298
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 35.30 -59.70 90 hurdat_atl 1030 1012 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 35.30 -59.70 HU 90 2 5 303
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 35.45 -59.91 1012 988 P_____________ AL021961 35.45 -59.91 HU 90 2 4 321
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 35.60 -60.00 90 hurdat_atl 988 978 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 35.60 -60.00 HU 90 2 3 348
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 35.76 -60.00 968 962 P_____________ AL021961 35.76 -60.00 HU 90 2 3 14
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 35.90 -59.90 90 hurdat_atl 962 956 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 35.90 -59.90 HU 90 2 3 36
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 36.02 -59.77 956 951 P_____________ AL021961 36.02 -59.77 HU 90 2 3 51
1961 NA NA 1961-09-09 00:00:00 TS 36.10 -59.60 90 hurdat_atl 955 955 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 36.10 -59.60 HU 90 2 3 63
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 36.13 -59.48 959 954 P_____________ AL021961 36.13 -59.48 HU 90 2 3 68
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 36.20 -59.30 90 hurdat_atl 958 953 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 36.20 -59.30 HU 90 2 4 64
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 36.33 -58.98 963 954 P_____________ AL021961 36.33 -58.98 HU 90 2 7 55
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 36.60 -58.60 90 978 hurdat_atl 954 928 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 36.60 -58.60 HU 90 978 2 9 36
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 37.04 -58.33 934 886 P_____________ AL021961 37.04 -58.33 HU 90 977 2 11 29
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 37.60 -57.90 90 976 hurdat_atl 886 842 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 37.60 -57.90 HU 90 976 2 16 39
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 38.28 -57.08 835 817 P_____________ AL021961 38.28 -57.08 HU 90 2 19 50
1961 NA NA 1961-09-10 00:00:00 TS 38.80 -56.10 90 hurdat_atl 821 820 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 38.80 -56.10 HU 90 2 15 68
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 38.86 -55.27 847 847 P_____________ AL021961 38.86 -55.27 HU 90 2 13 90
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 38.80 -54.40 90 hurdat_atl 869 856 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 38.80 -54.40 HU 90 2 14 86
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 38.95 -53.42 845 824 P_____________ AL021961 38.95 -53.42 HU 90 2 17 76
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 39.20 -52.30 90 980 hurdat_atl 826 812 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 39.20 -52.30 HU 90 980 2 18 75
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 39.44 -51.13 818 801 P_____________ AL021961 39.44 -51.13 HU 87 971 2 21 73
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 39.80 -49.70 85 962 hurdat_atl 806 805 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 39.80 -49.70 HU 85 962 2 26 72
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 40.25 -47.89 819 819 P_____________ AL021961 40.25 -47.89 HU 85 2 32 70
1961 NA NA 1961-09-11 00:00:00 TS 40.90 -45.80 85 hurdat_atl 866 866 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 40.90 -45.80 HU 85 2 37 65
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 TS 41.80 -43.42 941 940 P_____________ AL021961 41.80 -43.42 HU 82 1 39 61
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 TS 42.80 -41.20 80 hurdat_atl 1027 1027 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 42.80 -41.20 HU 80 1 32 54
1961 NA NA 09:00:00 TS 43.65 -39.89 1069 1069 P_____________ AL021961 43.65 -39.89 HU 80 1 27 46
1961 NA NA 12:00:00 TS 44.70 -38.50 80 970 hurdat_atl 1124 1124 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 44.70 -38.50 HU 80 970 1 37 48
1961 NA NA 15:00:00 TS 46.11 -36.03 1265 1265 P_____________ AL021961 46.11 -36.03 HU 77 1 48 52
1961 NA NA 18:00:00 TS 47.70 -33.00 75 hurdat_atl 1459 1397 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 47.70 -33.00 HU 75 1 52 54
1961 NA NA 21:00:00 TS 49.18 -29.77 1387 1126 P_____________ AL021961 49.18 -29.77 HU 72 1 52 54
1961 NA NA 1961-09-12 00:00:00 ET 50.80 -26.50 70 hurdat_atl 1110 885 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 50.80 -26.50 EX 70 -4 53 48
1961 NA NA 03:00:00 ET 52.72 -23.49 878 683 P_____________ AL021961 52.72 -23.49 EX 65 -4 54 42
1961 NA NA 06:00:00 ET 54.80 -20.50 60 hurdat_atl 670 O_____________ hurdat_atl AL021961 54.80 -20.50 EX 60 -4 54 40