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Overall Green Tropical Cyclone alert for MADELINE-16 in United States from 26 Aug 2016 21:00 UTC to 31 Aug 2016 21:00 UTC
Automatic impact report for tropical cyclone MADELINE-16
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Current Green alert for wind impact in United States as of 31 Aug 2016 21:00:00 UTC

This tropical cyclone is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the storm strength and the affected population in the past and forecasted path.

Current storm status

This report is for advisory number 31 of tropical cyclone MADELINE-16 issued at 03 Sep 2016 03:00 UTC (GDACS Event ID 1000297, Latest episode ID: 31, inserted at 31 Aug 2016 21:21 UTC ).

Current impact estimate:

  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 213 km/h)
  • Vulnerability of affected countries: Low

Impact of Extreme Wind

Cloud map
Cloud map. Track and wind-buffer map. Green area: Area that can be affected by winds of more than 64 km/h (Tropical Storm strength). Orange area: Same, for winds of more than 92 km/h. Red area: Same, for winds above 120 km/h (Hurricane or Typhoon strength) (Source: JRC)
Cloud Map Zoomed
Cloud Map Zoomed . The zoomed map on the last track. (Source: JRC)

Affected population

Up to no people people can be affected by wind speeds of cyclone strength or above. In addition, no people people are living in coastal areas below 5m and can therefore be affected by storm surge.

Affected provinces

Affected Populated Places

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

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Event time line

The storm evolution is shown in the table below. Alert levels and population estimates are related to the area from a point to the next.

Advisory Alert color Date (UTC) Category Wind speed Wind gusts Population affected
by cyclone winds (>120km/h)
Location (lat, lon)
1
GREEN
26 Aug 2016 21:00 Tropical depression 56 km/h (34 mph) 74 km/h (46 mph) no people 13.3, -136.5
2
GREEN
27 Aug 2016 03:00 Tropical storm 65 km/h (40 mph) 83 km/h (52 mph) no people 13.9, -137.4
3
GREEN
27 Aug 2016 09:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 14.5, -138.4
4
GREEN
27 Aug 2016 15:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 15.2, -138.5
5
GREEN
27 Aug 2016 21:00 Tropical storm 93 km/h (57 mph) 111 km/h (69 mph) no people 15.7, -139.3
6
GREEN
28 Aug 2016 03:00 Tropical storm 93 km/h (57 mph) 111 km/h (69 mph) no people 15.7, -140.1
7
GREEN
28 Aug 2016 09:00 Tropical storm 93 km/h (57 mph) 111 km/h (69 mph) no people 16.1, -140.6
8
GREEN
28 Aug 2016 15:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 16.3, -140.8
9
GREEN
28 Aug 2016 21:00 Tropical storm 102 km/h (63 mph) 120 km/h (75 mph) no people 16.9, -141.9
10
GREEN
29 Aug 2016 03:00 Tropical storm 102 km/h (63 mph) 120 km/h (75 mph) no people 17.4, -143.1
11
GREEN
29 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 1 139 km/h (86 mph) 167 km/h (103 mph) no people 17.8, -143.7
12
GREEN
29 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 2 157 km/h (98 mph) 194 km/h (120 mph) no people 18.2, -144.6
13
GREEN
29 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 3 185 km/h (115 mph) 222 km/h (138 mph) no people 18.6, -145.5
14
GREEN
30 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 3 204 km/h (126 mph) 250 km/h (155 mph) no people 18.9, -146.3
15
GREEN
30 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 4 213 km/h (132 mph) 259 km/h (161 mph) no people 19.1, -147.2
16
GREEN
30 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 3 194 km/h (120 mph) 241 km/h (149 mph) no people 19.3, -148.3
17
GREEN
30 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 3 185 km/h (115 mph) 222 km/h (138 mph) no people 19.3, -149.4
18
GREEN
31 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 2 176 km/h (109 mph) 213 km/h (132 mph) no people 19.3, -150.3
19
GREEN
31 Aug 2016 07:10 Category 1 148 km/h (92 mph) 185 km/h (115 mph) no people 19.2, -151
20
GREEN
31 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 1 148 km/h (92 mph) 185 km/h (115 mph) no people 19.2, -151.5
21
GREEN
31 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 1 130 km/h (80 mph) 157 km/h (98 mph) no people 18.9, -153.1
22
GREEN
31 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 1 120 km/h (75 mph) 148 km/h (92 mph) no people 18.6, -154.2
22
GREEN
01 Sep 2016 06:00 Tropical storm 102 km/h (63 mph) 120 km/h (75 mph) no people 18.2, -155.8
22
GREEN
01 Sep 2016 18:00 Tropical storm 93 km/h (57 mph) 111 km/h (69 mph) no people 17.9, -158
22
GREEN
02 Sep 2016 06:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 17.8, -160.7
22
GREEN
02 Sep 2016 18:00 Tropical storm 74 km/h (46 mph) 93 km/h (57 mph) no people 17.8, -163.4
22
GREEN
03 Sep 2016 18:00 Tropical storm 65 km/h (40 mph) 83 km/h (52 mph) no people 17.9, -168.8
22
GREEN
04 Sep 2016 18:00 Tropical depression 56 km/h (34 mph) 74 km/h (46 mph) no people 18, -173.2
22
GREEN
05 Sep 2016 18:00 Tropical depression 56 km/h (34 mph) 74 km/h (46 mph) no people 18.4, -177.1

Previous advisories

For accessing reports of previous advisories, please click on the advisory number in the table below.

IDAlert ColorDate (UTC)CategoryMaximum sustained
wind speed (km/h)
Population affected
by cyclone winds (>120km/h)
Affected countries
31 03 Sep 2016 03:00 Tropical depression 46 No people affected United States
30 02 Sep 2016 21:00 Tropical depression 46 No people affected United States
29 02 Sep 2016 15:00 Tropical depression 56 No people affected United States
28 02 Sep 2016 09:00 Tropical depression 56 No people affected United States
27 02 Sep 2016 03:00 Tropical storm 65 No people affected United States
26 01 Sep 2016 21:00 Tropical storm 74 No people affected United States
25 01 Sep 2016 15:00 Tropical storm 83 No people affected United States
24 01 Sep 2016 09:00 Tropical storm 83 No people affected United States
23 01 Sep 2016 03:00 Tropical storm 102 No people affected United States
22 31 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 1 120 No people affected United States
21 31 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 1 130 No people affected United States
20 31 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 1 148 Few people affected United States
19 31 Aug 2016 07:10 Category 1 148 No people affected United States
18 31 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 2 176 No people affected United States
17 30 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 3 185 No people affected United States
16 30 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 3 194 No people affected United States
15 30 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 4 213 No people affected United States
14 30 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 3 204 No people affected United States
13 29 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 3 204 No people affected United States
12 29 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 2 167 No people affected United States
11 29 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 2 157 No people affected United States
10 29 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 1 120 No people affected United States
9 28 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 1 120 No people affected United States
8 28 Aug 2016 15:00 Tropical storm 111 No people affected United States
7 28 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 1 120 No people affected United States
6 28 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 1 130 No people affected United States
5 27 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 1 130 No people affected United States
4 27 Aug 2016 15:00 Category 1 130 No people affected United States
3 27 Aug 2016 09:00 Category 1 139 No people affected United States
2 27 Aug 2016 03:00 Category 1 130 No people affected United States
1 26 Aug 2016 21:00 Category 1 120 No people affected  

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Data resources

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About the data

The information on storm characteristics is taken from a web service provided by the Pacific Disaster Center, which processes the official advisory bulletins.

JRC calculates areas affected by high winds (wind buffers at 39, 58 and 74mph). This is done using the maximum reported wind radius (maximum of 4 quadrants) or, in case no wind radii are provided, through a regression analysis based on historical data. JRC also calculates the area affected by storm surge using HyFlux2 (hydrodynamic software).

Sources for data on critical infrastructure are: JRC NUMAS database (nuclear plants), ESRI (hydro dams, 1996), Global Discovery (airports, ports and cities).

Population data is from LandScan 2010.

Disclaimer

While we try everything to ensure accuracy, this information is purely indicative and should not be used for any decision making without alternate sources of information. The JRC is not responsible for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the information presented on this website.