The Hurricane Michael challenge coin is 1-3/4″ in diameter and nickel plated with hard enamel. The font of the coin shows the hurricane size and intensity over the outlined states as it hit land on October 10, 2018 on the coast of Florida. The back of the coin show the destruction brought on by the Category 4 Hurricane.. The incident was initially manged by the Southern Area Red Incident Management Team.
Hurricane Michael was the third-most intense Atlantic hurricane to make landfall in the contiguous United States in terms of pressure, behind the 1935 Labor Day hurricane and Hurricane Camille of 1969. It was also the strongest storm in terms of maximum sustained wind speed to strike the contiguous United States since Andrew in 1992. In addition, it was the strongest storm on record in the Florida Panhandle, and was the fourth-strongest landfalling hurricane in the contiguous United States, in terms of wind speed.
|Dimensions||2 × 2 × .2 in|