The 1991 Perfect Storm, also known as The No-Name Storm and the Halloween Gale, was a nor'easter that absorbed Hurricane Grace and ultimately evolved back into a small unnamed hurricane late in its life cycle. The initial area of low pressure developed off Atlantic Canada on October 29. Forced southward by a ridge ...
On this day in History, Perfect storm hits North Atlantic on Oct 30, 1991. Learn more about what happened today on History.
Oct 31, 2016 ... A pair of historic storms impacted different parts of the U.S. during the final days of October 1991.
An enormous extratropical low is creating havoc along the entire Eastern Atlantic Seaboard in this infrared image at 1200 UTC (0700 EST) on October 30, 1991. Labelled the "perfect storm" by the National Weather Service, the storm sank the swordfishing boat Andrea Gail, whose story became the basis for the currently ...
It may be listed in the historical records as an unnamed hurricane, but the 1991 storm that sank a boat off the Eastern Seaboard is better known as the “perfect storm.”
When three large weather systems collided in late October 1991 in the North Atlantic Ocean off the coasts of New England, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland, the result was nearly apocalyptic. Coined as "The Perfect Storm" by the National Weather Service (NWS), the bizarre extratropical low might be described as the ...
May 22, 2017 ... The Perfect Storm was a nicknamed coined by the National Weather Service to describe the Halloween Storm of October 1991. The Storm of the Century included the 8th unnamed hurricane since the practice of hurricane naming began in the 1950s. NOAA ...