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

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone JIMENA-15 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 58: (10 Sep 2015 05:36).

Name: JIMENA-15
From - To 26 Aug - 10 Sep
Countries affected: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 241 km/h,Category 4
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. Last 24 hours events are highlighted in yellow. Small earthquakes are shown as green boxes. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 194 | About casualties: 50 | Last hour: 0

NASA sees wind shear affecting Tropical Storm JimenaTue, 08 Sep 2015 21:22:00 +0200. NASA's Aqua satellite captured this infrared look at Jimena on Sept.8 at 1147 UTC (7:47 a.m. EDT). Strongest storms (purple) west of center. Credit: NASA JPL, Ed Olsen. Strong vertical wind shear has been affecting Tropical Storm Jimena in
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Powerful El Nino spawns a 'tropical train' in the PacificTue, 08 Sep 2015 12:40:00 +0200. NASA satellite captures hurricane Linda forming off Mexico, joining typhoon Kilo and ex-hurricane Jimena. Picture: NASA. Meteorologists are churning through the alphabet to come up with new names for storms, as what US space agency NASA dub
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Powerful El Nino spawns a 'tropical train' in the PacificTue, 08 Sep 2015 12:20:00 +0200. NASA satellite captures hurricane Linda forming off Mexico, joining typhoon Kilo and ex-hurricane Jimena. Picture: NASA. Meteorologists are churning through the alphabet to come up with new names for storms, as what US space agency NASA dub
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Powerful El Nino spawns a 'tropical train' in the PacificTue, 08 Sep 2015 09:39:00 +0200. NASA satellite captures hurricane Linda forming off Mexico, joining typhoon Kilo and ex-hurricane Jimena. Picture: NASA. Meteorologists are churning through the alphabet to come up with new names for storms, as what US space agency NASA dub
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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 (73), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),