Shell continues to monitor Tropical Disturbance 26.

As a precautionary measure, we are taking the necessary steps to prepare and secure our assets in the Gulf of Mexico. This includes limiting the amount of personnel offshore to those directly involved in the core activities essential to maintaining safe operations. Drilling operations have been suspended and production is currently unaffected.

Our priorities are the safety of personnel, protecting the environment and minimizing operational impact.

To find out more about our hurricane preparedness and evacuation and shut in procedures, please visit the Shell Hurricane Center: www.shell.us/stormcenter

NOTES AND DISCLAIMERS: Customers of Shell and its affiliates may have other specific inquiries related to storm or hurricane impacts and should contact their account manager with those questions. Nothing herein shall be construed as a declaration of force majeure. All declarations of force majeure will be made and related notices given in accordance with the provisions of the affected contracts.

Shell-specific production shut-in numbers are not issued externally. You can contact the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) - opens in new window for overall Gulf of Mexico shut-in status, as of the previous day.

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