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ⓘ Hurricane Beulah tracked through the Caribbean Sea, struck the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico as a major hurricane, and moved west-northwest into the Gulf of Mexic ..




Hurricane Beulah
                                     

ⓘ Hurricane Beulah

Hurricane Beulah tracked through the Caribbean Sea, struck the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico as a major hurricane, and moved west-northwest into the Gulf of Mexico, briefly gaining Category 5 status. It was the strongest hurricane during the 1967 Atlantic hurricane season. The cyclone then weakened before moving into Texas as a major hurricane. It spawned 115 twisters across Texas, which established a new record for the highest amount of tornadoes produced by a tropical cyclone. Due to its slow movement over Texas, Beulah led to significant flooding, and caused over Hurricane Beulah tracked through the Caribbean Sea, struck the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico as a major hurricane, and moved west-northwest into the Gulf of Mexico, briefly gaining Category 5 status. It was the strongest hurricane during the 1967 Atlantic hurricane season. The cyclone then weakened before moving into Texas as a major hurricane. It spawned 115 twisters across Texas, which established a new record for the highest amount of tornadoes produced by a tropical cyclone. Due to its slow movement over Texas, Beulah led to significant flooding, and caused over $1 billion 2005 USD in damages. There were 58 fatalities. billion in damages. There were 58 fatalities.