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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LISA-16
from 19 Sep 2016 21:00 UTC to 25 Sep 2016 03:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone LISA-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 22: (21 Oct 2016 15:37).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 83 km/h)
  • from 19 Sep 2016 21:00 UTC to 25 Sep 2016 03:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 25 Sep 2016 03:00:57 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: AL132016 (NOAAid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 608 | About casualties: 77 | Last hour: 0

Lisa Now A Post-Tropical Cyclone
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 05:33:00 +0200   climate-weather (en)

Story Highlights. Lisa is Now A Post-Tropical Cyclone. Lisa is no threat to land. Lisa is now a post-tropical cyclone that will continue to degerate and dissipation is forecast within a couple of days. Lisa was located around 1275 miles northwest of the Cabo Verde Islands, as of Saturday evening.

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"Talking the Tropics With Mike": "Lisa" forms over the far E. Atlantic -
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:11:00 +0200   actionnewsjax (en)

Sept. 20, 2016 - Tropical storm "Karl" over the Central Atlantic... tropical depression #13 becomes "Lisa" far E. Atlantic.... JUST PAST THE PEAK OF THE HURRICANE SEASON... You should always be prepared & aware . First Alert Hurricane Center ** Reminder that flood insurance policies take 30 days to take effect.

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Tropical Storm Lisa Forms; Most Active Season In 3 Years
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:16:00 +0200   cbs12 (en)

The 12th named tropical cyclone of the season has formed. Tropical Storm Lisa is churning in the eastern Atlantic and poses no threat to the United States. Lisa was earlier classified as a tropical depression (no.13), but has strengthened as of the latest advisory from the National Hurricane Center.

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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.