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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for BART-17
in Cook Islandsfrom 21 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC to 22 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone BART-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 3: (22 Feb 2017 04:33).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 74 km/h)
  • from 21 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC to 22 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 22 Feb 2017 02:18:18 UTC
  • Vulnerability: Medium

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.

References

Known identifiers for this event: SH072017 (JTWCid)

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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 (134), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (3), HWRF (1), INFORM (2),

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