Hurricane Rita is now at 904mb and is quickly moving up the list of most powerful hurricanes ever. Rita is now #5 all-time behind the following storms.
1. Gilbert 888mb (1988)
2. Labor Day Storm 892mb (1935)
3. Allen 899mb (1980)
4. Katrina 902mb (2005)
5. Rita 904mb (2005)
The strongest Hurricane ever is Typhoon Tip at 870mb!