Highest Winds during Hurricane Floyd - September 15-16, 1999
 
Location  Highest Sustained Wind/Time Highest Gust/Time
Norfolk Int'l Airport (ORF) 31 MPH/903 PM Sept 15th 46 MPH/958 AM
Oceana NAS (NTU) 41 MPH/1256 PM
Norfolk NAS (NGU) 44 MPH/1209 PM 55 MPH/1209 PM
Portsmouth 35 MPH/1214 PM 60 MPH/1220 PM
Langley AFB (LFI) 46 MPH/955 PM Sept 15th 63 MPH/955 PM Sept 15th
Newport News Airport (PHF) 38 MPH/1223 PM 51 MPH/1223 PM
Fort Eustis Army Base (FAF) 29 MPH/1240 PM 43 MPH/1153 AM
Richmond Int'l Airport (RIC) 34 MPH/1005 AM 51 MPH/1011 AM
James River Bridge  100 MPH/1220 PM
Elizabeth City, N.C. (ECG) 39 MPH/946 AM 64 MPH/938 AM
Ocean City, MD (OXB) 36 MPH/1253 PM 52 MPH/112 PM
Salisbury, MD (SBY) 32 MPH/550 PM 48 MPH/550 PM
Duck COE Pier (DUCN7) 79 MPH/1000 AM 98 MPH/950 AM
Chesapeake Light (CHLV2) 69 MPH/1130 AM 84 MPH/1200 PM
Bouy 44014 58 MPH/1215 PM 77 MPH/1215 PM
Bouy 44009 46 MPH/230 PM 62 MPH/230 PM
 
 Lowest Pressures during Hurricane Floyd - September 16, 1999
 
 
Location  Lowest Barometric Pressure/Time
Norfolk Int'l Airport (ORF) 28.85"     977.1 MB/1151 AM 
Oceana NAS (NTU) 28.81"     975.7 MB/1156 AM 
Norfolk NAS (NGU) 28.91"     979.1 MB/1155 AM
Portsmouth 28.89"     978.4 MB/1200 PM 
Newport News Airport (PHF) 29.04"     983.4 MB/1158 AM
Fort Eustis Army Base (FAF) 29.09"     985.2 MB/1055 AM
Richmond Int'l Airport (RIC) 29.29"     991.9 MB/1240 PM
Elizabeth City, N.C. (ECG) 28.60"     968.5 MB/1018 AM
Ocean City, MD (OXB) 28.85"     976.8 MB/253 PM
Salisbury, MD (SBY) 28.95"     980.4 MB/251 PM
Duck COE Pier (DUCN7) 28.84"     977.0 MB/1000 AM
Chesapeake Light (CHLV2) 28.64"     970.0 MB/1200 PM 
Bouy 44014 28.98"     981.4 MB/1200 PM 
Bouy 44009 28.81"     975.8 MB/400 PM
 

Rainfall during Hurricane Floyd - September 14-16, 1999
 
 

Location  Rainfall 
Yorktown, VA  18.13" - 24 Hour amount only
Newport News (PHF) 16.57"
James City County, VA  14.30"
Lower James City County, VA 12.83"
Wakefield WFO  12.73"
Smithfield, VA 12.50"
Gloucester, VA  11.25"
Weems, VA 10.83"
Portsmouth, VA 10.10"
Langley AFB (LFI) 7.50"
Norfolk Int'l Airport 6.81"
Richmond, VA 6.54"
Salisbury, MD 5.08"
Ocean City, MD 1.71"
Elizabeth City, N.C.  2.65"