Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LOKE-15
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone LOKE-15 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000201
Name LOKE-15
From - To 21 Aug - 26 Aug
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 120 km/h, Category 1
Maximum storm surge 0.1 m (28 Aug 00:00 UTC)
Vulnerability --

GDACS Score

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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 120 km/h 0.1 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 35 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

GPM satellite sees heavy rain around Loke's centerWed, 26 Aug 2015 17:13:00 +0200.

The Global Precipitation Measurement or GPM mission core satellite can measure rainfall from space, and saw heavy rainfall in the Central Pacific's Loke when it was a hurricane. Hurricane Loke formed southwest of the Hawaiian Islands on Au
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NASA sees Tropical Storm Loke strengtheningMon, 24 Aug 2015 18:27:00 +0200.

Terra passed over Loke on August 24 at 09:50 UTC (5:50 a.m. EDT). The data showed that the strongest storms, with the coldest (red) cloud top temperatures were north of the center of circulation. Credit: NASA/NRL. NASA's Terra satellite ana
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Tropical depression Kilo seen slowly strengthening, Loke formsSun, 23 Aug 2015 20:29:00 +0200.

Aug 23 (Reuters) - Tropical depression Kilo is expected to strengthen back into a tropical storm later on Sunday as it travels across the central Pacific toward the west end of the Hawaiian islands, the National Weather Service said. Furthe
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Tropical depression Kilo seen slowly strengthening, Loke formsSun, 23 Aug 2015 19:28:00 +0200.

Aug 23 (Reuters) - Tropical depression Kilo is expected to strengthen back into a tropical storm later on Sunday as it travels across the central Pacific toward the west end of the Hawaiian islands, the National Weather Service said. Furthe
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (75), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),