WATCHES AND WARNINGS
August 17, 2017
At 4am the center of Hurricane Gert was located near latitude 41.7 degrees
north and longitude 54.0 degrees west or about 525mi / 840km east southeast of Halifax Nova Scotia.
Gert is moving towards the east northeast near 39mph / 63kmh.
Maximum sustained winds are near 100mph / 155kmh with higher gusts.
This system poses no threat to Jamaica.