Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for ALFRED-17
in Australia

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone ALFRED-17 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 2: (20 Feb 2017 14:18).

Name: ALFRED-17
From - To 20 Feb - 20 Feb
Countries affected: Australia
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 74 km/h,Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: Low

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 107 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

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Update: air strikes against DaeshFri, 24 Feb 2017 06:57:00 +0100. . 23 February 2017. The RAF are continuing to take the fight to Daesh in Iraq and Syria. Summary. - Friday 17 February Tornados destroyed a Daesh strongpoint to the west of Kirkuk. - Sunday 19 February Tornados supported Iraqi troops advanc
7:23 PM Erosion worries grow in St. Johns County as increased surf moves th ... Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:06:00 +0100. Erosion worries grow in St. Johns County as increased surf moves through. by: Beth Rousseau, Action News Jax Updated: Feb 23, 2017 - 7:23 PM St. Augustine’s North Beach isn’t the way Peg Sherwood remembers it from a year ago. She tells Ac
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (60), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),