As Idalia looms, 3 major hurricanes impacted Beaufort Co. in the past decade

With Hurricane Idalia predicted to make landfall in Florida as a major hurricane, and potentially make its way to South Carolina, what other major ...

August 31, 2023
2:56 AM

With Hurricane Idalia predicted to make landfall in Florida as a major hurricane, and potentially make its way to South Carolina, what other major hurricanes have made an impact on Beaufort County? NOAA's National Hurricane Center defines the timeline of each year's annual official hurricane season for the Atlantic basin as occurring from June 1 to Nov. 30, with tropical cyclone activity potentially happening before and after those dates, and that the Atlantic hurricane season's peak is on Sept. 10, with 'most activity occurring between mid-August and mid-October.

Sarah Claire McDonald