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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for TUNI-15
from 27 Nov 2015 18:00 UTC to 29 Nov 2015 18:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone TUNI-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 8: (21 Oct 2016 15:30).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 74 km/h)
  • from 27 Nov 2015 18:00 UTC to 29 Nov 2015 18:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 29 Nov 2015 20:54:04 UTC

Extreme Rain

Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.

The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.

Storm surge

The tropical cyclone did not reach sufficient strength to cause significant storm surge.


Known identifiers for this event: SH042016 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Tuni becomes extra-tropical
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 00:13:00 +0100   phys (en)

On Nov. 28, the RapidScat instrument aboard the International Space Station saw Tropical Cyclone Tuni's maximum sustained winds (red) near 27 meters per second (60.4 mph/97.2 kph) southeast of the center. Credit: NASA JPL, Doug Tyler. NASA's GPM core satellite and NOAA's GOES-West satellite saw the....

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (91), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),

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Further information and official advisories can be found at the Severe Weather Information Centre of the World Meteorological Organization, by clicking on the Tropical Cyclone symbols on the world map of the site.