Hurricane Jean
Category 4 hurricane (SSHS)
Hurricane Julia

Hurricane Jean near peak as it heads north.
Formed September 24
Dissipated October 2
Accumulated Cyclone Energy 32.6
Highest winds 140 mph (225 km/h)
(1-min sustained)
Lowest pressure 937 millibars (hPa)
Damages ~$342 million USD
Direct Fatalities 15
Indirect Fatalities 3
Missing 2
Areas affected Cape Verde, Azores, United Kingdom, Ireland, offshores of France, Denmark, Norway
Part of the
2061 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Hurricane Jean was a powerful and long lasting Category 4 hurricane that rarely struck the British Isles as a Tropical Depression.