Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for DONNA-17
in New Caledonia

Event summary

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

Name: DONNA-17
From - To 02 May - 10 May
Exposed countries: New Caledonia
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 213 km/h, Category 4
Maximum storm surge: 0.4 m (04 May 21:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Medium (New Caledonia)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 57 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Tropical Cyclone Ella brings rain, flooding to Fiji
Sat, 13 May 2017 12:50:00 +0200.

The tropical cyclone season in the southern hemisphere is supposed to end on April 30. We now have two storms that have developed since that date. Last week we had Tropical Cyclone Donna passing between Vanuatu and New Caledonia. The remnan
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Drainage Runoff Near Vanuatu Airport Being Rebuilt After Cyclone Damag ...
Fri, 12 May 2017 04:48:00 +0200.

Department of Forestry building nearly washed away by flooding. By Jonas Cullwick. PORT VILA, Vanuatu (Vanuatu Daily Post, May 12, 2017) – Reconstruction of the Buerfield Airport runoff drainage system that runs through Tagabe Agriculture i
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Party Coverage: Scene City: Sean Penn, Leonardo DiCaprio and Naomi Cam ...
Thu, 11 May 2017 21:46:00 +0200.

How many red carpet interviews did Sean Penn give for his Haiti charity, J/P HRO (short for J/P Haitian Relief Organization), which held its first major New York gala at Sotheby’s last Friday? Zero. Instead, Mr. Penn rolled in at 7:30 p.m.
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Samoa on high alert for Tropical Cyclone Ella
Wed, 10 May 2017 23:46:00 +0200.

The heavy rainfall that Samoa is experiencing is due to Tropical Cyclone Ella. The Tropical Depression that formed late Tuesday afternoon is slowing moving westward at 12 miles per hour. The forecasted track for the tropical cyclone is that
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Daily Maps:

10/May/2017 04:10 UTC

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05/May/2017 04:35 UTC

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04/May/2017 05:00 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

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), WMO (1), INFORM (2),