Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MUIFA-17

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone MUIFA-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 13: (27 Apr 2017 20:48).

Name: MUIFA-17
From - To 24 Apr - 27 Apr
Countries affected: Off-shore
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: --

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 11 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Tropical storm off Philippines unlikely to hit Taiwan: CWBWed, 26 Apr 2017 19:26:00 +0200. A tropical depression east of the Philippines developed into a tropical storm yesterday morning, but it is unlikely to have an effect on Taiwan due to the approach of seasonal northeasterly winds and a cold weather front in the coming days,
Police dispatchers to consolidate when Palm Beach Gardens new emergency ope ... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:27:00 +0200. The city's new Emergency Operations Center - with a backup system to power the windowless building for six days and a police dispatch station for three north county cities - is scheduled to open the first week of May. The $4 million beige
04/26 12:00 First tropical storm forming, will not affect TaiwanWed, 26 Apr 2017 07:21:00 +0200. Taipei, April 26 (CNA) A depression located east of the Philippines developed into a tropical storm Wednesday morning but will not affect Taiwan due to the approach of seasonal northeasterly winds and a weather front in the coming days, the
Sudden Storm Lashes Biscayne, Rips Through HomesWed, 26 Apr 2017 03:55:00 +0200. A freak thunderstorm swept through parts of Biscayne, Belize District over the weekend. Though not unusual, it left in its passage considerable damages to property, but fortunately there were no injuries reported. The storm had been forecas

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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),