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Overall Green Tropical Cyclone alert for ONE-17 from 07 Jan 2017 18:00 UTC to 09 Jan 2017 06:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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The map shows the accumulated precipitation along the cyclone's track. Yellow area is > 100mm; Red area is > 300mm; Blue area is > 500mm. The accumulated rainfall is calculated based on the Tropical Rainfall Potential of NOAA/NESDIS. The eTRaP is a simple ensemble whose members are the 6-hourly totals from the single-orbit TRaPs, which are rainfall estimates from passive microwave remote sensing. Rain map with eTraP data. (Source: JRC)

Tropical Cyclone ONE-17 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 12.

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 56 km/h)
  • from 07 Jan 2017 18:00 UTC to 09 Jan 2017 06:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 16 Jan 2017 00:48:12 UTC

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

The tropical cyclone did not reach sufficient strength to cause significant storm surge.

References

Known identifiers for this event: WP012017 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 343 | About casualties: 19 | Last hour: 0

One year after Sarasota tornado, have lessons been learned?
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:35:00 +0100   wtsp (en)

SIESTA KEY, Fla. - A year ago, a tornado packing 132 miles per hour winds touched down in Sarasota County in the middle of the night. Another tornado in west Manatee County [[killed]] two and injured four children. "The dog was terrified,” said Richard Krepps.

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Hurricane-damaged beach walkways pose hidden dangers 16 Mins One hundred days since Hurricane Matthew swept up Florida's east coast, residents and beachgoers expressed safety concerns Monday because the
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:40:00 +0100   news4jax (en)

JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. - One hundred days since Hurricane Matthew swept up Florida's east coast, residents and beachgoers expressed safety concerns Monday because the Jacksonville Beach walkways that were damaged in the storm have not yet been fixed.

People and organisations:

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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 (88), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1),

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