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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for JOVA-17
from 12 Aug 2017 03:00 UTC to 14 Aug 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone JOVA-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 9: (14 Aug 2017 05:33).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 65 km/h)
  • from 12 Aug 2017 03:00 UTC to 14 Aug 2017 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 14 Aug 2017 01:18:38 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

The tropical cyclone did not reach sufficient strength to cause significant storm surge.

References

Known identifiers for this event: EP122017 (NOAAid) EP122017 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 39 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

NASA Sees Tropical Storm Jova Being Ripped Apart
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 05:42:00 +0200   enn (en)

Satellite imagery from NOAA's GOES-West satellite showed vertical wind shear was already tearing Tropical Storm Jova apart just two days after it formed. By August 14, the storm weakened into a post-tropical cyclone. Tropical Storm Jova formed around 11 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 11. Now, wind shear it tearing the storm apart.

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NASA Sees Tropical Storm Jova Being Ripped Apart
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:26:00 +0200   sciencenewsline (en)

Satellite imagery from NOAA's GOES-West satellite showed vertical wind shear was already tearing Tropical Storm Jova apart just two days after it formed. By August 14, the storm weakened into a post-tropical cyclone. Tropical Storm Jova formed around 11 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 11. Now, wind shear it tearing the storm apart.

People and organisations:

Tropical Storm Jova forms west of Mexico, no threat to land
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 13:47:00 +0200   nzherald (en)

MEXICO CITY (AP) " A new tropical storm has formed off the west coast of Mexico, but forecasters say it does not pose an imminent threat to land. The U.S. National Hurricane Center reports that Tropical Storm Jova is about 250 miles (405 kilometers) south of the tip of the Baja California Peninsula.

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

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