The Coast Guard cutter Buttonwood moored at Galveston reported sustained winds of 96 miles per hour with gusts to 125 miles per hour.

The Coast Guard cutter Buttonwood moored at Galveston reported sustained winds of 96 miles per hour with gusts to 125 miles per hour.

Hurricane Alicia 1983 Alicia formed within the north central gulf on August 15. It drifted gradually westward and northwestward while steadily strengthening regarding the sixteenth and seventeenth. This movement brought Alicia on the end that is western of Island, Texas as a Category 3 hurricane on August 18. Alicia relocated northwestward into Oklahoma as a depression that is tropical August 19, then switched northward before dissipating over Nebraska from the twenty-first.

The Coast Guard cutter Buttonwood moored at Galveston reported sustained winds of 96 miles per hour with gusts to 125 miles per hour. Læs videre “The Coast Guard cutter Buttonwood moored at Galveston reported sustained winds of 96 miles per hour with gusts to 125 miles per hour.”