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Overall Tropical Cyclone for JOSE-17 in United States, Virgin Islands, U.S., Virgin Islands, British, Anguilla, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda, Montserrat, Guadeloupe from 05 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC to 13 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


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Tropical Cyclone JOSE-17 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 56: (19 Sep 2017 12:18).

  • Tropical Cyclone Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 250 km/h)
  • from 05 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC to 13 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 19 Sep 2017 06:50:12 UTC
  • Vulnerability: High

Extreme Rain

Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.

The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.

Storm surge

The maximum Storm surge height is  1.0m in Islip, United States. This height is estimated for 19 Sep 2017 17:00:00.


Known identifiers for this event: AL122017 (NOAAid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 2852 | About casualties: 39 | Last hour: 0

Jose’s Track Changes: Here’s What It Means For CT
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:04:00 +0200   patch (en)

There is good news this morning for Connecticut, Hurricane Jose has shifted more to the east, which means the state will just receive a glancing blow from the still category 1 hurricane. Connecticut will still see periods of rain this evening and into Wednesday, but the wind isn’t expected to be a major issue anymore.

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Forecast: Jose Now Likely To Bring Showers, Limited Impact To Most Of New England
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:20:00 +0200   wbur (en)

I never thought Jose would be a big deal here for most places, and this morning, I think it's even less of a big deal. The storm is now going to stay too far out to sea to bring us much more than a lot of clouds, some wind and a few showers. The deepest moisture with Jose, seen in the blue colors, remains over the ocean.

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NY Tropical Storm Watch, Coast Flood Warning as Jose Nears
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:19:00 +0200   nbcnewyork (en)

Parts of Long Island remain under a tropical storm watch ahead of Hurricane Jose, which is expected to stay out to sea but still deliver punishing rains, rough surf, wind and beach erosion to the area. The watch is in effect for the coast of Long Island from Fire Island inlet to Port Jefferson, and....

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (128), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), SWCB (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (1), HWRF (1), GFS (1), INFORM (2),

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Further information and official advisories can be found at the Severe Weather Information Centre of the World Meteorological Organization, by clicking on the Tropical Cyclone symbols on the world map of the site.