Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for CHABA-16
in Korea, Republic of, Japan

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone CHABA-16 can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000315
Name CHABA-16
From - To 28 Sep - 05 Oct
Exposed countries Korea, Republic of, Japan
Exposed population 110 thousand in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 269 km/h, Category 5
Maximum storm surge 0.5 m (05 Oct 03:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (South Korea)


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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 269 km/h 0.5 m n.a. 1.5
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