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Overall Green Tropical Cyclone alert for FERNANDA-17 from 12 Jul 2017 03:00 UTC to 21 Jul 2017 06:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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The map shows the accumulated precipitation along the cyclone's track. Yellow area is > 100mm; Red area is > 300mm; Blue area is > 500mm. The accumulated rainfall is calculated based on the Tropical Rainfall Potential of NOAA/NESDIS. The eTRaP is a simple ensemble whose members are the 6-hourly totals from the single-orbit TRaPs, which are rainfall estimates from passive microwave remote sensing. Rain map with eTraP data. (Source: JRC) Storm surge maximum height. (Source: JRC)

Tropical Cyclone FERNANDA-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 38.

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 231 km/h)
  • from 12 Jul 2017 03:00 UTC to 21 Jul 2017 06:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 21 Jul 2017 07:48:42 UTC

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

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References

Known identifiers for this event: EP062017 (NOAAid) EP062017 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

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Satellite Shows a Weaker Hurricane Fernanda
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:22:00 +0200   sciencenewsline (en)

Hurricane Fernanda appears to be weakening on infrared satellite imagery. NOAA's GOES-West satellite imagery on July 19 showed a more disorganized hurricane nearing the Central Pacific Ocean. NOAA's GOES-West satellite captured an infrared image of Hurricane Fernanda on July 19 at 8 a.m. EDT (1200 UTC).

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Satellite Shows a Weaker Hurricane Fernanda
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 04:49:00 +0200   enn (en)

Hurricane Fernanda appears to be weakening on infrared satellite imagery. NOAA's GOES-West satellite imagery on July 19 showed a more disorganized hurricane nearing the Central Pacific Ocean. NOAA's GOES-West satellite captured an infrared image of Hurricane Fernanda on July 19 at 8 a.m. EDT (1200 UTC).

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Fernanda may raise surf, rip current risk in Hawaii this weekend
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:58:00 +0200   foxnews (en)

As Hurricane Fernanda churns closer to the Hawaiian Islands, heightened swells and rip currents could threaten bathers and boaters this weekend. Fernanda has been churning in the open waters of the eastern Pacific Ocean since Wednesday, July 12. The storm strengthened to a Category 4 hurricane this....

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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 (122), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1),

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