15 Biggest, Deadliest, Most Devastating Hurricanes to Hit the United States


Which one do you remember? Hopefully you haven’t experienced any of 15 biggest, deadliest, most devastating hurricanes to hit the United States, but their impact was such that you have definitely heard of them, wherever you are.

What are hurricanes? They’re nothing else but big tropical storms that have gone wrong. Terribly wrong. The most terrifying thing is that there is nothing much to be done about it. Scientists know everything about their inception. They’re usually formed around the coasts of Africa. By the time they reach America, they either gain on strength, or they disappear completely. The first option is the scariest. On the bright side, sometimes a hurricane loses strength, and it turns into a storm on its landfall. Actually, it doesn’t have to be as good as it sounds. As you will see from the article, there was still plenty of strength in them to cause chaos in the country.

The article offers information on the hurricane’s landfall or final location. Next, you’ll see the figures representing maximum speed, death toll and damage cost for each of them. In addition to it, you’ll find out which was the deadliest hurricane in history of the US and some facts about the Great Galveston hurricane. You’ll also see which hurricane is still remembered by NY residents, which hurricane completely destroyed the timber business, why an evacuation process was contradictory, and which one brought death to hundreds of veterans.

As you can see from the above, this is one engrossing read, though we can’t vouch it’s going to be a 100% pleasant experience. Because indeed these are 15 biggest, deadliest, most devastating hurricanes to hit the United States.