Tropical Storm Gaston
Tropical storm
Tropical Storm Fran (1990)

Gaston at Peak Intensity on late August 22nd, 2016
Formed August 20, 2016
Dissipated August 24, 2016
Accumulated Cyclone Energy 3.00
Highest winds 60 mph
(1-min sustained)
Lowest pressure 995 mb
Damages $5 million (2016 USD)
Direct Fatalities 4
Indirect Fatalities 0
Missing 3
Areas affected Venezuela
Part of the
2016 Atlantic hurricane season

Tropical Storm Gaston was a tropical cyclone that struck Venezuela in late August 2016. It was the eighth tropical cyclone and the seventh named storm of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season.

Meteorological History

Tropical Storm Gaston (2016 - Track)

Map plotting the track and intensity of the storm according to the Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale