ATLANTA — How rare is it for Georgia to experience a major hurricane?
Severe Weather Team 2 meteorologist Brad Nitz has been digging into research and found that only four major hurricanes have ever hit Georgia since records started being kept in 1851.
It's been 120 years since Georgia last saw a major hurricane, according to Nitz.
The previous four major hurricanes happened before storms started receiving names in 1953:
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