Frequent question: When did Hurricane Irma hit Miami?

What was the worst hurricane to hit Miami?

The 1926 storm was described by the U.S. Weather Bureau in Miami as “probably the most destructive hurricane ever to strike the United States.” It hit Fort Lauderdale, Dania, Hollywood, Hallandale and Miami.

When did Irma hit Miami Dade?

On Sunday morning, September 10th, Irma strengthened to a Category 4 hurricane as it accelerated toward the Florida Keys. The eye made landfall in Cudjoe Key as a 130 mph Category 4 at 9:10am.

Watches and Warnings for Southern Florida.

Issued Expired
Storm Surge Warning (Miami-Dade) 11 PM Sept 7th 5 AM Sept 11th

Did Miami get hit by Hurricane Irma?

Irma is now a Category 1 hurricane. It came ashore in the Florida Keys and hit the rest of the state very hard. Miami, in particular, had high winds, heavy rain and flooding to deal with.

When was the last hurricane that hit Miami?

Hurricane Michael making landfall on the Florida Panhandle in October 2018. Michael became the first Category 5 hurricane to strike the state since Hurricane Andrew.

Strongest and most intense.

Strongest landfalling tropical cyclones in the U.S. state of Florida Rank 6
Hurricane “Miami”
Season 1926
Wind speed 145
230

What caused Hurricane Irma?

Hurricane Irma, like Hurricane Harvey, was not caused by climate change. But the horrifying destruction it has sent across the Atlantic might have been. … Aside from the warming atmosphere, rising sea level and surface ocean warming have likely contributed to the impact of both Irma and Harvey.”

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