Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LINDA-18
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone LINDA-18 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 7: (14 Mar 2018 02:18).

Name: LINDA-18
From - To 12 Mar - 14 Mar
Countries affected: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 93 km/h,Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Queensland's north counts cost of flooding as south prepares for storm ...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 10:12:00 +0100.

However, the Bureau of Meteorology is still monitoring tropical cyclone Linda , a category 1 cyclone that formed in the Coral Sea. Linda is expected to move southeast towards the Queensland coast, but will remain offshore, curving south on
...(more)
Sergei Skripal
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:23:00 +0100.

Tropical Cyclone Linda has formed off the Queensland coast, with dangerous surf conditions expected as it makes its way south. A Sydney man accused of soliciting his wife's murder has told a jury he was in a state of shock after being told
...(more)
Cyclone Hola: What's in a name?
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 23:14:00 +0100.

As it originated in the southwest Pacific, it has been named by the Fiji Meteorological Service and is pronounced "Ho-la", rather than the Spanish "Hola", which has a silent "H". It was preceded by Fehi and Gita, and the next tropical cyclo
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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 (58), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),