Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for DAMREY-17
in Viet Nam, Cambodia

Event summary

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

Name: DAMREY-17
Glide number: TC-2017-000159-VNM
From - To 01 Nov - 04 Nov
Exposed countries: Viet Nam, Cambodia
Exposed population: 1.7 million in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 167 km/h, Category 2
Maximum storm surge: 1.3 m (04 Nov 01:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: High (VNM)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 470 | About casualties: 226 | Last hour: 0

Vietnam turns on taps at dangerously brimming reservoirs days before A ...
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 23:13:00 +0100.

By Mai Nguyen. DANANG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Vietnam released water from seven dangerously full reservoirs on Tuesday, just days before a summit of Asia-Pacific leaders and after a typhoon killed nearly 70 people. The Steering Committee for D
Death toll from Vietnam storm climbs to 89 ahead of summit
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 22:53:00 +0100.

The death toll from a typhoon that struck Vietnam's south-central coast last weekend, causing widespread flooding, has risen to 89 with 18 others still missing, the said today. government Typhoon Damrey caused extensive damage ahead of this
Les images qu'il ne fallait pas manquer ce mardi
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 21:33:00 +0100.

DIAPO Les images qu'il ne fallait pas manquer ce mardi Inondations au Vietnam, déplacement de Trump en Corée du Sud et célébration du centenaire de la Révolution d'octobre en Russie : voici les images qu'il ne fallait pas manquer ce mardi.
Tourists in Vietnam stage a swimming race through flooded city streets
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 21:31:00 +0100.

A group of tourists staged a swimming race through the streets of Hue after a massive typhoon flooded parts of central and southern Vietnam. In the video, two tourists can be seen standing in the middle of a street knee-high in flood water.

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (61), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),