Hurricane Bret (2029)

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Hurricane Bret
Category 1 hurricane (SSHWS/NWS)
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Hurricane Bret shortly after making landfall in Nicaragua on August 25
Formed August 22, 2029
Dissipated August 26, 2029
Highest winds 1-minute sustained: 80 mph (130 km/h)
Lowest pressure 987 mbar (hPa); 29.15 inHg
Fatalities Unknown
Damage $150 million (2029 USD)
Areas affected Venezuela, Colombia, Central America, Mexico
Part of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season

Hurricane Bret was the first hurricane to make landfall in Nicargua since Hurricane Nadine in 2024, and caused extensive damage and loss of life in that country and elsewhere in Central America. The second named storm and second hurricane of the 2029 Atlantic hurricane season, Bret formed on August 22 from a tropical wave in the central Caribbean Sea.

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