Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for CARLOS-17
in Miscellaneous (French) Indian Ocean Islands

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone CARLOS-17 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000336
Name CARLOS-17
From - To 04 Feb - 11 Feb
Exposed countries Miscellaneous (French) Indian Ocean Islands
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 111 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability Medium (Reunion)


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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 111 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 438 | About casualties: 18 | Last hour: 0

Sasol suspends drilling in Mozambique due to tropical stormWed, 15 Feb 2017 11:43:00 +0100.

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African petrochemical group Sasol Ltd has temporarily suspended drilling activity in Mozambique due to tropical storm Dineo, its spokesman said on Thursday. Dineo is expected to develop into a category 1 cyclo
News24.com | MAP: Storm #Dineo intensifies, Kruger weekend storm loomi ... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:38:00 +0100.

Cape Town - Severe Tropical storm "Dineo” is fast approaching an upgrade to tropical cyclone status, with the South African Weather Service confirming it now dominates much of the Mozambique channel. The storm already has a well-defined spi
AP Explains: National security adviser a policy whispererWed, 15 Feb 2017 09:59:00 +0100.

FILE- In this Feb. 13, 2017, file photo, then-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway talk in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The national security adviser is the president’s p
Philippines: Insurance Commission activates quick response mechanism f ... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:08:00 +0100.

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 15 (PIA) - lnsurance Commissioner Dennis B. Funa has activated Tuesday the Disaster Response Mechanism to expedite quick insurance claims for the speedy recovery of the residents of Surigao. Last February 10, a magnitude 6

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (61), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (2),