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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MARTY-15
in Mexicofrom 26 Sep 2015 21:00 UTC to 30 Sep 2015 21:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone MARTY-15 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 19: (01 Oct 2015 11:18).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 130 km/h)
  • from 26 Sep 2015 21:00 UTC to 30 Sep 2015 21:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 01 Oct 2015 08:52:11 UTC
  • Vulnerability: Medium

Extreme Rain

Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.

The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.

Storm surge

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Known identifiers for this event: EP172015 (NOAAid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 47 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

NASA sees Tropical Depression Marty meets its end
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:43:00 +0200   phys (en)

At 8 a.m. EDT Sept. 30, RapidScat identified the small area of the strongest sustained winds in Tropical Depression Marty were in the northern quadrant of the storm where they were near 24 meters per second (53.6 mph/86.4 kph) in orange. Credit: NASA JPL/Doug Tyler.

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Tropical Storm Marty Becomes A Hurricane Off Mexico's Coast
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 02:40:00 +0200   bernama (en)

MEXICO CITY, Sept 30 (BERNAMA-NNN-EFE)-- Tropical storm Marty gained strength to become a Category 1 hurricane, off the coast of the southwestern Mexican state of Guerrero, the National Meteorological Service, or SMN, announced. Marty is located 125 km (78 miles) south-southwest of Zihuatanejo and....

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NASA's GPM analyzes rainfall in Tropical Storm Marty
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 20:57:00 +0200   phys (en)

The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission core satellite, a mission managed by both NASA and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, measured rainfall and cloud heights within Marty. Rainfall and Structure on Sept. 27. NASA's GPM core satellite at 00:11 UTC on September 27 (Sept.

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (114), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),

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Further information and official advisories can be found at the Severe Weather Information Centre of the World Meteorological Organization, by clicking on the Tropical Cyclone symbols on the world map of the site.