Location: Atlantic Ocean
Weather Alert: The Bermuda Weather Service is closely tracking Tropical Storm Paulette, which is currently 888 nautical miles east-southeast of the island, moving west-northwest at 10 miles per hour. Closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours (3 days) is forecast to be 120 nautical miles to the southeast, at 12 pm on Monday, September 14, 2020. However, this system is expected to move closer to Bermuda after this time period and is expected to affect the island as a hurricane early next week.
Actions to Take: Now that Bermuda is in peak Hurricane Season, all U.S. citizens living in or traveling to Bermuda should monitor local weather reports and follow directions from local officials. For more information, please visit the following:
- Visit the website of the Bermuda Weather Service for updates and forecasts.
- Visit the Government of Bermuda’s hurricane preparedness website for specific recommendations.
- Visit the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Centerfor the 2020 Hurricane forecast.
- Visit the Department of State’s Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclonespage.
U.S. Consulate General Hamilton
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