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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for KAI-TAK-17
in Malaysia, Viet Nam, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Philippinesfrom 13 Dec 2017 18:00 UTC to 22 Dec 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone KAI-TAK-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 33: (22 Dec 2017 11:33).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h)
  • from 13 Dec 2017 18:00 UTC to 22 Dec 2017 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 22 Dec 2017 01:03:43 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 tropical cyclone did not reach sufficient strength to cause significant storm surge.


Overview

Philippines - Tropical Cyclone KAI-TAK UPDATE

(Created: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 06:57:00 +01:00)

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References

Known identifiers for this event: WP322017 (JTWCid)

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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 (159), (2), 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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