Why did Hurricane Juan happen?

Was Dorian worse than Juan?


At the peak of the storm, Dorian knocked out power to 412,000 — or 80 per cent — of Nova Scotia Power’s customers. That was 100,000 more than Juan, the utility reported.

How much snow did White Juan get?

Huge, lumbering White Juan packed quite a weather wallop – heavy snows, fierce winds gusting to 124 km/h and zero visibility. Snow fell at a phenomenal rate of five centimetres per hour for 12 straight hours.

Has Toronto ever had a tornado?

The Southern Ontario Tornado Outbreak of 2009 was a series of severe thunderstorms that spawned numerous tornadoes in Southwestern Ontario, Central Ontario and the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) on August 20, 2009, and was the largest single-day tornado outbreak in Ontario history and the largest in Canadian history.

Has there ever been Category 6 hurricane?

But some Atlantic hurricanes are arguably strong enough to merit a Category 6 designation thanks to climate change. … But some Atlantic hurricanes, such as Dorian in 2019, have had sustained winds in the 185 miles-per-hour range. That’s arguably strong enough to merit a Category 6 designation.

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