Already regionally historic for being the first recorded Category 4 storm to batter the Florida Panhandle, Hurricane Michael is also rewriting national record books: It’s the strongest by wind speed to make landfall in the US since Hurricane Andrew in 1992.

Michael, which made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida, around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with howling 155-mph gales, clocked in as the fourth-strongest by wind speed at landfall and the most fierce in 26 years.

The fearsome top three are an unnamed Labor Day storm of 1935, Hurricane Camille of 1969 and 1992’s Andrew.

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