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Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for DAMREY-17
in Viet Nam, Cambodiafrom 01 Nov 2017 18:00 UTC to 04 Nov 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone DAMREY-17 can have a high humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 10: (06 Nov 2017 08:49).

  • Tropical Cyclone Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 167 km/h)
  • from 01 Nov 2017 18:00 UTC to 04 Nov 2017 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 1.719 million
  • inserted at 04 Nov 2017 01:49:26 UTC
  • Vulnerability: High

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 maximum Storm surge height is  1.3m in Ninh Ma, Vietnam. This height is estimated for 04 Nov 2017 01:00:00.

Overview

Vietnam - Tropical Cyclone DAMREY Update

(Created: Mon, 06 Nov 2017 04:59:00 +01:00)

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References

Known identifiers for this event: WP282017 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

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

Vietnamese death toll from Typhoon Damrey climbs to 89 The death toll from a typhoon that struck Vietnam's south-central coast last weekend has risen to 89 with 18 still missing, the government said.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:20:00 +0100   belfasttelegraph (en)

The death toll from a typhoon that struck Vietnam's south-central coast last weekend has risen to 89 with 18 still missing, the government said. Typhoon Damrey caused extensive damage ahead of this week's Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) summit that will be attended by leaders from around....

People and organisations:

15:56 Vietnamese death toll from Typhoon Damrey climbs to 89
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:18:00 +0100   independent-ie-regional (en)

The death toll from a typhoon that struck Vietnam's south-central coast last weekend has risen to 89 with 18 still missing, the government said. Typhoon Damrey caused extensive damage ahead of this week's Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) summit that will be attended by leaders from around....

People and organisations:

Vietnamese death toll from Typhoon Damrey climbs to 89
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:14:00 +0100   independent-ie (en)

The death toll from a typhoon that struck Vietnam's south-central coast last weekend has risen to 89 with 18 still missing, the government said. Typhoon Damrey caused extensive damage ahead of this week's Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) summit that will be attended by leaders from around....

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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 (156), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (4), HWRF (1), GFS (1), INFORM (2),

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