Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for NORMA-17
in Mexico

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone NORMA-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 1: (14 Sep 2017 15:13).

Name: NORMA-17
From - To 14 Sep - 20 Sep
Countries affected: Mexico
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 120 km/h,Category 1
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: Medium

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1023 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Florida 154 hour ago 2:47 p.m. Hurricane Jose ambles off U.S. coast as ...
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 07:07:00 +0200.

As Hurricane Jose ambles northward in the Atlantic far off the East Coast, an innocuous-sounding system has turned into Tropical Storm Maria in the Caribbean and could well follow Irma's destructive path toward Florida as a full-blown hurri
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Florida Hurricane Jose ambles off U.S. coast as new Irma-like system e ...
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:06:00 +0200.

As Hurricane Jose ambles northward in the Atlantic far off the East Coast, an innocuous-sounding system has turned into Tropical Storm Maria in the Caribbean and could well follow Irma's destructive path toward Florida as a full-blown hurri
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RJ 150: Hurricane of 1938 struck with little warning, ‘awful fury’
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:58:00 +0200.

A powerful, fast moving hurricane made landfall just east of New Haven on the afternoon of Sept. 21, 1938. The Great New England Hurricane of 1938 struck with little warning and sustained winds in excess of 120 mph placing it in the Categor
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:15:00 +0200.

Hurricane MARIA-17 continued moving west-northwest, strengthening. It made landfall over Dominica island on 19 September at 1.15 UTC with maximum sustained winds of 260 km/h (category 5 hurricane). Over the next 24 hours, MARIA-17 will cont
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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),