Its effects are unknown. It caused no reports of damages or deaths when it passed over the Windward Islands as a tropical depression. 1965- Hurricane Betsy. At the 1969 Hurricane Warning Conference, the National Hurricane Center requested that Carol, Edna, Hazel, and Inez be permanently retired due to their importance to the research community. 1963- Hurricane Flora. Through the 2018 hurricane season, 88 names have been retired from the Atlantic basin list since 1953, when storms began to be named. [1] [23] This request was subsequently accepted and led to today's practice of retiring names of significant tropical cyclones permanently. It's quite rare to have a hurricane season with more than 21 storms. Camille is the most well-known hurricane from the 1969 season. Eight never were identified; 33 were never found. Storms in the 1940s. Storms in the 1950s. Most of the names starting with V and W haven't been needed at all. 1961- Hurricane Carla. One of the worst natural disasters in Virginia's history, the storm produced what meteorologists at the time guessed might be the most rainfall "theoretically possible." The practice of naming hurricanes solely after women came to an end in 1978 when men's and women's names were included in the Eastern North Pacific storm lists. Hurricane Holly was the eighth tropical storm and sixth hurricane of the 1969 Atlantic hurricane season. 1960- Hurricane Donna. Hurricane Camille arrived in Virginia on the night of August 19, 1969, one of only three category five storms ever to make landfall in the United States since record-keeping began. 1969: Hurricane Camille Hits Louisiana and Mississippi An aerial photograph of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Camille, taken on August 18, 1969… Storms in the 1910s. Storms before the 1900s. Storms in the 1900s. Why not? August 18, 1969– Hurricane Camille strikes southern Mississippi as a Category 5 hurricane, with its large wind field producing a 71 mph (114 km/h) wind gust and 3.55 inches (90 mm) of rain in Pensacola. Below is the list of Atlantic Ocean retired names and the year the hurricane(s) occurred. Explain the difference between a hurricane watch and a hurricane warning. Storms in the 1930s. Use information from the hurricane … It formed on September 14 in the central Atlantic and dissipated on September 21 in the eastern Caribbean Sea. Hurricane Camille was the second most intense tropical cyclone on record to strike the United States. Current List of Retired Atlantic Hurricane Names. Storms in the 1920s. This list contains the identities of the 125 people who died in Nelson County on Aug. 19 and 20, 1969. _____ _____ _____ 3. Billy tells his teacher that his grandfather lived in the state of Florida in 1969 and survived Hurricane Michael. His teacher does not believe him. 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