Where did Hurricane Gloria make landfall at?
Upon making landfall in Milford, Connecticut, Gloria was a weakened hurricane that passed quickly through the area. Though still a large hurricane, Gloria hit at low tide, resulting in low to moderate storm surges of 5 feet (1.5 m) in Groton, Connecticut, 6 feet (1.8 m) in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and 1 foot (.
What was the worst hurricane to hit Long Island?
The deadliest of the storms, a Category 3 hurricane that would be known as the Long Island Express, came ashore on Sept. 21, 1938, and resulted in the deaths of dozens of people on the East End.
Where did Hurricane Bob end?
Hurricane Bob crossed Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and then the storm’s center passed just offshore the southern coast of Maine, making its final landfall as a tropical storm (with 112.7 km/h [70 mph] winds) near Rockland, ME early on August 20, 1991.
What level storm was hurricane Sandy?
Sandy was a Category 3 storm at its peak in the Caribbean — with steady winds up to 115 mph — but had weakened to a post-tropical cyclone by the time it reached the New York metro area.