Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for KAI-TAK-17
in Malaysia, Viet Nam, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Philippines

Event 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 02:03).

Name: KAI-TAK-17
From - To 13 Dec - 22 Dec
Countries affected: Malaysia, Viet Nam, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Philippines
Exposed population: No people affected in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 93 km/h,Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: High

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Rescuers search for dozens missing after Philippine storm
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 07:52:00 +0100.

MANILA - Rescuers used bulldozers to dig through mountains of mud in the eastern Philippines to search for over 30 people missing after a powerful storm triggered landslides on the weekend, authorities said Monday (Dec 18). Tropical Storm K
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Rescuers search for dozens missing after Philippine storm
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 06:25:00 +0100.

MANILA (AFP) - Rescuers used bulldozers to dig through mountains of mud in the eastern Philippines to search for over 30 people missing after a powerful storm triggered landslides on the weekend, authorities said Monday (Dec 18). Tropical S
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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (60), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),