Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HECTOR-18
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HECTOR-18 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name: HECTOR-18
From - To 31 Jul - 15 Aug
Exposed countries: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 250 km/h, Category 4
Maximum storm surge: 0 m (01 Jan 00:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 590 | About casualties: 10 | Last hour: 0

NASA satellite image Tropical Depression Hector elongating, weakening
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:16:00 +0200.

IMAGE: On Aug. 15, 2018, NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite flew over Tropical Depression Hector elongating and fading in the eastern region of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA/NOAA Worldview. Tropical Depression Hector is being t
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NASA gets an infrared view of Tropical Storm Hector
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:56:00 +0200.

On Aug. 14 at 10:20 a.m. EDT (1420 UTC) NASA's Aqua satellite found coldest temperatures of strongest thunderstorms in Tropical Storm Hector were as cold as or colder than minus 70 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 56.6 Celsius). Credit: NRL/NASA.
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NASA gets an infrared view of Tropical Storm Hector
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:24:00 +0200.

IMAGE: On Aug. 14 at 10:20 a.m. EDT (1420 UTC) NASA's Aqua satellite found coldest temperatures of strongest thunderstorms in Tropical Storm Hector were as cold as or colder than minus... Credit: Credits: NRL/NASA. Infrared data from NASA'
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NASA tracks a fragmented, weaker Tropical Storm Hector into Northweste ...
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:32:00 +0200.

IMAGE: On Aug. 13 at 9:40 a.m. EDT (1340 UTC), the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Terra satellite captured an infrared image of a fragmented Tropical Storm Hector. Credit: Credits: NASA/NRL. Tropical Storm Hector moved out of the Central P
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (58), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),