Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LEEPI-18
in Korea, Republic of, Japan

Event summary

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

Name: LEEPI-18
From - To 11 Aug - 15 Aug
Exposed countries: Korea, Republic of, Japan
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 120 km/h, Category 1
Maximum storm surge: 0.5 m (14 Aug 23:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Low (JPN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 11 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Relief as storm Bebinca weakens, Vietnam remains on alert
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:39:00 +0200.

Fishermen in Sam Son, Thanh Hoa Province, push fishing boats offshore to avoid damage from storm Bebinca. Photo by VnExpress/Le Hoang Typhoon Bebinca weakened into a tropical depression en route to Vietnam’s central region on Friday mornin
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Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:12:00 +0200.

Tropical Cyclone LEEPI, continued moving north-west toward Kyushu island (Japan) as a Tropical depression and strengthening. On 14 August at 0.00 UTC its centre was located over the sea approximately 530 km south-east of Miyazaki city (Kyus
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Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:02:00 +0200.

Tropical Cyclone LEEPI, continued moving north-west toward Kyushu island (Japan) as a Tropical depression and strengthening. On 14 August at 0.00 UTC its centre was located over the sea approximately 530 km south-east of Miyazaki city (Kyus
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NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite find Tropical Storm Leepi nearing sout ...
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:24:00 +0200.

IMAGE: On August 14 at 12:42 a.m. EDT (0442 UTC) the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Leepi. Credit: Credits: NOAA/NASA/NRL. Tropical Storm Leepi continued its northwestern
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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),