Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for ALBERTO-12

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone ALBERTO-12 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name: ALBERTO-12
From - To 19 May - 22 May
Exposed countries: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 84 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: 129 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Subtropical Storm Beryl forms off S.C. coast
Sat, 26 May 2012 06:57:00 +0200.

Subtropical Storm Beryl formed off the South Carolina coast on Friday and forecasters at the U.S. National Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning for parts of the Southeast.
Weakened Bud nears Puerto Vallarta
Sat, 26 May 2012 04:39:00 +0200.

Bud weakened to a tropical storm Friday night as it headed toward a string of laid-back beach resorts and small mountain villages on Mexico's Pacific coast south of Puerto Vallarta.
Hurricane Bud May Weaken Further Before Drenching Mexico
Fri, 25 May 2012 23:55:00 +0200.

Hurricane Bud may weaken to a tropical storm before it goes ashore on Mexico ’s southwestern coast near Puerto Vallarta, where it will probably hover with drenching rain through the weekend. The storm’s winds have diminished to 75 miles (1
NOAA Expects 4 to 8 Atlantic Hurricanes in 2012
Fri, 25 May 2012 17:31:00 +0200.

By Jane Sutton MIAMI, Florida (Reuters) - The 2012 Atlantic hurricane season will be "near normal" with nine to 15 tropical storms and four to eight of those will strengthen into hurricanes, the U.S. [More]

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (74), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (2),