October 31, 2005Hurricane Wilma was a storm for the history
books in more ways than one. When it first took shape as the 21st
tropical storm of 2005, it tied the record set in 1933 for the most
storms formed in a single season. Wilma then went on to become the
most powerful hurricane in Atlantic historyand the fastest-
growingas it surged through the Caribbean Sea and across the
Gulf of Mexico. Follow the path of this historic storm and witness
first-hand the devastation left in its wake.