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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for JOSE-17
in United States, Virgin Islands, British, Virgin Islands, U.S., Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Montserrat, Guadeloupefrom 05 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC to 14 Sep 2017 03:00 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 67: (22 Sep 2017 05:33).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 250 km/h)
  • from 05 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC to 14 Sep 2017 03:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 22 Sep 2017 01:04:34 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: 553 | About casualties: 11 | Last hour: 0

Jose downgraded to post-tropical storm
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 06:30:00 +0200   upi (en)

Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Jose was downgraded to a post-tropical storm Thursday night, but parts of the New England area can still expect tropical storm-like conditions in the coming days. The National Hurricane Center said in its 11 p.m. advisory that Jose was located about 145 miles southeast of Nantucket, Mass.

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NASA Sees Large Tropical Storm Jose Doing a "Sit and Spin" off the Massachusetts Coast
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 05:17:00 +0200   enn (en)

Tropical Storm Jose continued to spin south of Massachusetts when NASA's Aqua satellite flew overhead from space and captured an image of the large storm that hasn't moved much. Because of Jose's close proximity to southern New England, the National Hurricane Center said that tropical storm....

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Tropical Storm Jose 'meandering' off coast of southern New England
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:54:00 +0200   upi (en)

Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Tropical Storm Jose generated tropical storm conditions over portions of southeastern New England as it remained largely stationary off the east coast Thursday. The National Hurricane Center said in its 8 p.m. advisory that Jose was meandering off the coast of southern New England....

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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 (132), (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.