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07/09/2004 Hurricane Ivan hits Grenada

Hurricane Ivan was a large, long-lived, Cape Verde hurricane that caused widespread damage in the Caribbean and US. The cyclone was the n9th named storm, the sixth hurricane and the fourth major hurricane of the active 2004 Atlantic hurricane season. Ivan formed in early September and reached Category 5 strength on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale.


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