Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for TWO-17
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone TWO-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 5: (15 Apr 2017 08:48).

Name: TWO-17
From - To 14 Apr - 15 Apr
Countries affected: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 56 km/h,Tropical depression
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 61 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

What N.C. State scientists expect in the coming Atlantic hurricane seasonWed, 19 Apr 2017 05:10:00 +0200. CHARLOTTE, NC (Bruce Henderson/The Charlotte Observer) - This year’s Atlantic hurricane season will be about normal, compared to past those of past decades, researchers at North Carolina State University say. Eleven to 15 tropical storms an
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How hurricanes replenish their vast supply of rainwaterWed, 19 Apr 2017 02:47:00 +0200. The mystery of how tropical cyclones deliver colossal amounts of rainwater over long periods of time may have been solved by an international team of atmospheric physicists. The team suggests that – rather than relying on ongoing evaporatio
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Myanmar: New cyclone shelters in Kayin StateWed, 19 Apr 2017 01:36:00 +0200. Posted by Global New Light of Myanmar Date: April 10, 2017. NEW cyclone shelters will be built in Hlaingbwe and Hpa-an townships in Kayin State, southern Myanmar, to provide protection to residents from natural disasters, according to Kayin
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What N.C. State scientists expect in the coming Atlantic hurricane seasonTue, 18 Apr 2017 22:00:00 +0200. This year’s Atlantic hurricane season will be about normal, compared to past those of past decades, researchers at North Carolina State University say. Eleven to 15 tropical storms and hurricanes will form in the Atlantic basin including th
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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),