Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for DOKSURI-17
in Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone DOKSURI-17 can have a high humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 10: (14 Sep 2017 03:38).

Name: DOKSURI-17
From - To 11 Sep - 15 Sep
Countries affected: Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand
Exposed population: 1.8 million in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 167 km/h,Category 2
Maximum storm surge: 1.6m (15 Sep 2017 06 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: High

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 357 | About casualties: 52 | Last hour: 0

Feed aggregator
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 05:35:00 +0200.

Tropical Cyclone DOKSURI continued moving west over the South China Sea passing south of Hainan province (China), towards Vietnam. On 14 September at 18.00 UTC, it had max. sustained winds speed of 167 km/h and its centre was located approx
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Science & Environment
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 05:10:00 +0200.

By John D. Harden Before most of the region has managed to clear moldy debris piled in the front yards of thousands of homes, Houston received the first significant rainfall since Hurricane Harvey last month slammed into ... SAN FRANCISCO
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Le Vietnam tient en haute estime les relations avec la Chine
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 05:06:00 +0200.

Le secrétaire général du Parti communiste du Vietnam (PCV) Nguyen Phu Trong a affirmé la position conséquente du Parti et de l’Etat du Vietnam de prendre en haute considération les relations avec la Chine et de les approfondir pour les inté
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Typhon Doksuri : aide de la Croix-Rouge vietnamienne pour les sinistré ...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 05:06:00 +0200.

Devant les lourds dégâts causés par le typhon Doksuri, le comité central de la Croix-Rouge vietnamienne a décidé d’accorder plus de 1,5 milliard de dongs, à titre d’urgence, aux populations sinistrées des provinces de Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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13/Sep/2017 06:20 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (60), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),