Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for BRET-17
in Venezuela, Grenada, Trinidad and Tobago, Netherlands Antilles, Guyana, Aruba, Colombia

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone BRET-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 8: (20 Jun 2017 14:49).

Name: BRET-17
From - To 19 Jun - 20 Jun
Countries affected: Venezuela, Grenada, Trinidad and Tobago, Netherlands Antilles, Guyana, Aruba, Colombia
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: Medium

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 454 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Sinanan: Let the corporations discard appliancesSat, 24 Jun 2017 09:29:00 +0200. Minister of Works and Transport Rohan Sinanan yesterday advised persons who lost fridges, stoves, appliances and other items in the floods, that after they are assessed for compensation by the Ministry of Social Development, all attempts wi
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CONTINUING WEATHER COVERAGESat, 24 Jun 2017 03:57:00 +0200. Tropical Storm Cindy has developed in the Gulf of Mexico, packing 40 mph winds and is barely moving. It will start to push north-northwest tomorrow, and make a landfall somewhere between Texas and Louisiana on Thursday. More > Tropical Stor
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WEATHER COVERAGEFri, 23 Jun 2017 16:47:00 +0200. Tropical Storm Cindy has developed in the Gulf of Mexico, packing 40 mph winds and is barely moving. It will start to push north-northwest tomorrow, and make a landfall somewhere between Texas and Louisiana on Thursday. More > Tropical Stor
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Cindy Makes Landfall in Southeast USFri, 23 Jun 2017 06:33:00 +0200. MIAMI – Cindy, the third tropical storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, made landfall early Thursday on the border between Louisiana and Texas, bringing intense rain and flooding. In its latest public advisory at 1200 GMT, the United
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (60), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),