Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for JERRY-19
in Bermuda, , Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone JERRY-19 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000602
Name JERRY-19
From - To 17 Sep - 25 Sep
Exposed countries Bermuda, , Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 167 km/h, Category 2
Maximum storm surge 0.1 m (21 Sep 09:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Bermuda)

GDACS Score

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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 167 km/h 0.1 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 94 km/h 3.3 m 213 mm 0.5
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF 119 km/h 0 m 0 mm 0.5
Beta Version - All weather systems in the area: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Lesser Antilles, Puerto Rico - Tropical Cyclone JERRY (ECHO 20 Sep 2019)Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:07

  • Tropical Cyclone JERRY's centre was approximately 470 km east-northeast of Barbuda Island on 20 September at 0.00 UTC, with maximum sustained winds of 167 km/h (Category 2 hurricane).
  • JERRY will continue west-northwest passing north of the Leeward Islands and Puerto Rico on 20-21 September, with maximum sustained winds of 140-160 km/h.
  • For the next 48 hours, moderate to heavy rain and strong winds are forecast across northern Leeward Islands, Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. A tropical storm watch is in effect for St. Maarten, St. Martin, St. Barthelemy, Saba and St. Eustatius Islands.
Lesser Antilles - Tropical Cyclone JERRY (ECHO 19 Sep 2019)Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:59

  • Tropical Cyclone JERRY, formed over the North Atlantic Ocean on 17 September. On 19 September at 3.00 UTC, its centre was approximately 850 km north-east of Barbados, with maximum sustained winds of 102 km/h (tropical storm).
  • JERRY is forecast to strengthen, as it moves north-west. It will pass very close to the northern Leeward Islands on 20 September as a hurricane, bringing heavy rain and strong winds up to 140 km/h.
  • For the next 48 hours, moderate to heavy rain and strong winds are forecast over northern Leeward Islands, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (56), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), INFORM (2),