Question by  stephanie (20)

What were the fastest US hurricanes in history?

I want to know more about US hurricanes.


Answer by  Brandon55 (1719)

The fastest on record is The Long Island Express which happened in 1938. It is said to have topped 70 miles per hour.


Answer by  kangaroodoyle (324)

The fastest recorded in modern history were hurricane Camille and hurricane Allen in 1970. They reach wind speeds estimated to be in excess of 190mph. Winds at these speeds will destroy instruments so it is tough to get a precise reading,

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