1973 Atlantic hurricane season
|Season summary map|
|First storm formed||July 1, 1973|
|Last storm dissipated||October 27, 1973|
|Strongest storm||Ellen – 962 mbar (hPa) (28.42 inHg), 115 mph (185 km/h) (1-minute sustained)|
|Major hurricanes (Cat. 3+)||1|
|Total damage||$18 million (1973 USD)|
|Atlantic hurricane seasons|
1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
The 1973 Atlantic hurricane season began on June 1, 1973 and ended November 30, 1973. However, there may have been up to four tropical depression before June 1. There were no famous hurricanes this year.
Storms[change | change source]
- Hurricane Alice
- Subtropical Storm Alfa
- Hurricane Brenda
- Tropical Storm Christine
- Tropical Storm Delia
- Tropical Depression Eleven
- Hurricane Ellen
- Tropical Depression Thirteen
- Hurricane Fran
- Tropical Storm Gilda
Storm names[change | change source]
This list is the names that were set aside for Atlantic tropical cyclones in 1973. Names that did not get used are marked in gray.
Subtropical storm names[change | change source]
This list is the names for the Subtropical storms in 1973. Names that did not get used are marked in gray.
Retirement[change | change source]
No names got retired this year.