SLIDESHOW: US Hurricanes By The Numbers
10. Hurricane Hugo (1989)
Landfall Category: 4
U.S. Damage: $9.7 billion
Date of storm: Sept. 17-22, 1989
U.S. areas affected: Georgia, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands
A South Carolina man displays a photograph of his house taken before Hurricane Hugo destroyed it in September 1989.