Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for VICTOR-16

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone VICTOR-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 17: (22 Jan 2016 21:23).

Name: VICTOR-16
From - To 14 Jan - 22 Jan
Countries affected: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 167 km/h,Category 2
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Victor weakening under wind shearSat, 23 Jan 2016 00:34:00 +0100. On Jan. 22 at 0137 UTC NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over Victor and saw the strongest thunderstorms (green) were being pushed east of the center from strong westerly vertical wind shear. Credit: NASA/NRL. After days at hurricane-f
NASA sees cloud top temperatures warming in Cyclone VictorThu, 21 Jan 2016 21:28:00 +0100. This infrared image from the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite shows coldest clouds tops (-63F/-53C) and strongest storms southeast of the center of Tropical Cyclone Victor on Jan. 21 at 1210 UTC. Credit: NASA/NRL. Infrared imag
NASA measures winds in Tropical Cyclone VictorWed, 20 Jan 2016 19:55:00 +0100. NOAA's GOES-West satellite captured this image of Tropical Cyclone Victor in the South Pacific on Jan. 20 at 1500 UTC (10 a.m. EST). Credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project. NASA's RapidScat instrument found the strongest winds in Tropical Cyclone V
NASA sees wide-eyed Tropical Cyclone VictorTue, 19 Jan 2016 20:15:00 +0100. On Jan. 19 at 01:00 UTC the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP captured this image of a wide-eyed Tropical Cyclone Victor in the South Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA Goddard Rapid Response. NASA satellites and instruments have been

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (58), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),