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Hurricane Season Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, September 11, 2020

September 11, 2020

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:

U.S. Consulate Emergency Assistance Line: (441) 335-3828
email: hamiltonconsulate@state.gov
website: https://bm.usconsulate.gov/

U.S. Consulate General Hamilton
16 Middle Road, Devonshire
(441) 295-1342

Department of State Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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