|Category 4 hurricane (SSHS)|
Hurricane Jean near peak as it heads north.
|Accumulated Cyclone Energy||32.6|
|Highest winds|| 140 mph (225 km/h) |
|Lowest pressure||937 millibars (hPa)|
|Damages||~$342 million USD|
|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.