When was the last hurricane named Grace?
Tropical Storm Grace (2015) – formed off the west coast of Africa, no threat to land. Hurricane Grace (2021) – formed near the Leeward Islands and rapidly intensified into a Category 3 hurricane in the Bay of Campeche, before making landfall near Tecolutla, Veracruz, at peak intensity.
Was Hurricane Grace a major hurricane?
Grace devastates areas in Mexico after making landfall as major hurricane. Grace became the first major hurricane of the Atlantic season when it strengthened to a category 3 hurricane late Friday, August 21, 2021.
Is Hurricane Grace retired?
Due to its large Impact, the name Grace was retired and replaced with Gretel for the 2051 Atlantic Hurricane Season.