You asked: Was Hugo a hurricane when Charlotte hit?

What category hurricane was Hugo when it hit Charlotte?

Hugo made landfall near Charleston, South Carolina, and it reached Charlotte about five hours later. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – Thirty-two years ago, a Category 4 Hurricane ravaged the Carolinas.

What was the worst hurricane to hit Charlotte NC?

Hurricane Hazel was the deadliest and costliest hurricane of the 1954 hurricane season (Figure 1) and is the strongest and only Category 4 hurricane to ever hit the North Carolina coast.

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