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CDEMA Situation Report #6 - Hurricane Irma - as of 9:00pm on September 13th, 2017

SYNOPSIS OF HURRICANE IRMA:

Irma, the 9th named hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season, became a category 5 hurricane in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday September 5, 2017. With maximum sustained winds near 185 mph, Irma a powerful Category 5 Hurricane impacted the CDEMA Participating States of Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Virgin Islands (UK), Dominica, St. Kitts and Nevis and Montserrat over Tuesday night into Wednesday evening, September 06, 2017. Irma continued its destructive path and impacted Turks and Caicos Islands and the northern border of Haiti. On Friday September 07, 2017, the southeastern Islands of the Bahamas were impacted. 

Organization(s): 
The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency
Original Publication Date: 
13 Sep 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Antigua and Barbuda
Anguilla
Turks and Caicos Islands
Bahamas
Virgin Islands, British
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Theme(s): 
Field coordination
Coordination hub(s): 
Antigua Hub - Eastern Caribbean
Jamaica Hub - North-Western Caribbean
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Hurricane Irma - Sep 2017