Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for PALI-16
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone PALI-16 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 31: (15 Jan 2016 03:49).

Name: PALI-16
From - To 07 Jan - 15 Jan
Countries affected: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 157 km/h,Category 2
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 64 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Thanks to El Nino, Rare Tropical Storms Signal a Wacky Start to 2016Sat, 16 Jan 2016 22:09:00 +0100. For the first time since records began, two tropical storms-one in the Atlantic and one in the Pacific-have appeared at the same time in January. Named Alex and Pali, these storms are being fueled by unusually warm surface waters. On their
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Atlantic hurricane is a true January odditySat, 16 Jan 2016 05:20:00 +0100. The storm had maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour, after slowing from 75 miles per hour earlier in the day. The Azores has discontinued a hurricane warning and put a tropical storm warning in effect instead. Alex was the first hurr
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Former Hurricane Pali peters out near EquatorFri, 15 Jan 2016 22:06:00 +0100. NOAA's GOES-West satellite captured this image of the remnants of Tropical Depression Pali in the North Central Pacific on Jan. 15 at 1200 UTC (7 a.m. EST). Credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project. Imagery from NOAA's GOES-West satellite has shown t
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There's a hurricane in January and it's freaking everyone outFri, 15 Jan 2016 15:36:00 +0100. A rare January hurricane has formed in the Atlantic – and is closing in on the Azores. And authorities in the Portuguese islands are warning of waves up to 60ft high, wind gusts up to 100mph and torrential rain. So why exactly is this weath
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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),