Your question: Has there ever been a hurricane Dean?

Which is worse hurricane or tropical storm?

A storm is categorized as a tropical storm if its winds are between 39 and 72 mph. A tropical storm is upgraded to a category 1 hurricane once its winds reach 74 mph. The maximum winds for a category 1 hurricane is 95 mph. After a storm reaches 95 mph it would be upgraded to a category 2 hurricane.

How many times has Jamaica been hit by a hurricane?

In the past 61 years, only 6 major hurricanes have hit Jamaica. This includes: 1951 Charlie, August 17. 1963 Flora, October 5-7.

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