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

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HECTOR-18 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000477
Name HECTOR-18
From - To 31 Jul - 15 Aug
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 250 km/h, Category 4
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --

GDACS Score

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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 250 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 611 | About casualties: 10 | Last hour: 0

Hurricane Lane could get close to Hawaii next week 2 HRS Hawaii may ha ... Sat, 18 Aug 2018 19:30:00 +0200.

(CNN) - Hawaii may have a hurricane on its horizon next week -- though it's far too early to tell how close it will get. Hurricane Lane, a devastatingly strong Category 4 storm now, is heading west-northwest over the Pacific, and is forecas
...(more)
Hurricane Lane could get close to Hawaii next week 53 Mins Hawaii may ... Sat, 18 Aug 2018 17:40:00 +0200.

(CNN) - Hawaii may have a hurricane on its horizon next week -- though it's far too early to tell how close it will get. Hurricane Lane, a devastatingly strong Category 4 storm now, is heading west-northwest over the Pacific, and is forecas
...(more)
Hurricane Lane could get close to Hawaii next week 1 HR Hawaii may hav ... Sat, 18 Aug 2018 17:25:00 +0200.

(CNN) - Hawaii may have a hurricane on its horizon next week -- though it's far too early to tell how close it will get. Hurricane Lane, a devastatingly strong Category 4 storm now, is heading west-northwest over the Pacific, and is forecas
...(more)
Hurricane Lane could get close to Hawaii next week 14 Mins Hawaii may ... Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:39:00 +0200.

(CNN) - Hawaii may have a hurricane on its horizon next week -- though it's far too early to tell how close it will get. Hurricane Lane, a devastatingly strong Category 4 storm now, is heading west-northwest over the Pacific, and is forecas
...(more)

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (59), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),