Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for GRACE-15

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000207
Name GRACE-15
From - To 05 Sep - 09 Sep
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 83 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge n.a.
Vulnerability --


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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 83 km/h n.a. n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
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Latest media headlines

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Chance of storms lessens Saturday eveningSun, 13 Sep 2015 05:04:00 +0200.

UPDATE: 9:30 p.m.: The chance of showers and thunderstorms drops to about 30 percent Saturday evening. Sunday looks like a repeat of Saturday with a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. It will be mostly cloudy
Storms likely later today, some could be strong 27 mins agoSat, 12 Sep 2015 22:01:00 +0200.

2:35 p.m.: Radar indicates a slow increase in storms and showers moving west to east across east central Florida from Orlando to Cape Canaveral and south to Vero Beach. Frequent lightning strikes, isolated wind gusts up to 50 mph and brief
Storms likely later today, some could be strong 8 mins agoSat, 12 Sep 2015 13:58:00 +0200.

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National Hurricane Center monitoring 3 systemsSat, 12 Sep 2015 02:59:00 +0200.

was monitoring three systems in the Atlantic Friday night (Sept. 11). The one with the most potential for development is a tropical wave located southeast of the Cape Verde Islands. That system is expected to become favorable for some gradu

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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