Strongest hurricanes by energy released

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Strongest hurricanes by energy released

#1 Postby arkestra » Tue Oct 09, 2012 2:54 am

Good morning,
I wonder if there are some data available for largest hurricanes by energy released (not mb, winds, etc.).
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#2 Postby brunota2003 » Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:06 am

I'm assuming by that then, you are referring to ACE. I'm sure someone around here has a link to that.
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#3 Postby greenkat » Thu Jun 06, 2013 9:14 pm

If you mean ACE (Accumulated Cyclone Energy), then the top 5 Atlantic storms are:
1. Hurricane San Ciricao, 1899. ACE: 73.6
2. Hurricane Ivan, 2004. ACE: 70.4
3. Hurricane Donna, 1960. ACE: 64.6
4. Hurricane Isabel, 2003. ACE: 63.28
5. Great Charleston Hurricane, 1893. ACE: 65.3
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Re: Strongest hurricanes by energy released

#4 Postby Ptarmigan » Mon Sep 09, 2013 10:49 pm

If we go by ACE
Hurricane Ioke, 2006 ACE: 82
Hurricane John, 1994 ACE: 70.64
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