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The History of Hurricane Earl Over the Years

  • The Other Hurricane Earls

    Hurricane Earl, one huge freakin’ storm, but did you know there are at least THREE other Hurricane Earl’s?

    Hurricane Earl 1998

    People killed: 3

    Damages: $80 million ($107 million in 2010)

    Hurricane Earl 1986

    Never made it to Category 3 strength. Weak.

    Hurricane Earl 1980

    Never made it to Category 2 strength. No damages to land or shipping.

    Hurricane Earl 2010

    Deaths: 0
    Damages: $150 million

    So there you have it, Hurricane Earl of 2010 is the costliest Earl to have come to the east coast, but not the deadliest.

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