Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LANE-18
in United States

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000486
Name LANE-18
From - To 15 Aug - 29 Aug
Exposed countries United States
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 259 km/h, Category 5
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability Low (United States)

GDACS Score

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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 259 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1714 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

Walmart joins retailers refusing to take back bottled water after Hurr ... Sat, 01 Sep 2018 12:37:00 +0200.

. By Kristen Consillio kconsillio@staradvertiser.com Posted on September 1, 2018 12:05 am Updated on September 1, 2018 at 12:16 am. Big-box giant Walmart is among a number of retailers refusing to accept returns of bottled water followin
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Tropical Storm Florence forms in the AtlanticSat, 01 Sep 2018 12:22:00 +0200.

(RNN) Tropical Storm Florence has formed in the Atlantic, near the coast of Africa. The National Hurricane Center said early Saturday morning that the storm was 155 miles west of Cabo Verde, an archipelago nation off the west coast of Afric
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Tropical Storm Florence forms in the AtlanticSat, 01 Sep 2018 12:06:00 +0200.

(RNN) Tropical Storm Florence has formed in the Atlantic, near the coast of Africa. The National Hurricane Center said early Saturday morning that the storm was 155 miles west of Cabo Verde, an archipelago nation off the west coast of Afric
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Tropical Storm Florence forms in the AtlanticSat, 01 Sep 2018 12:04:00 +0200.

(RNN) Tropical Storm Florence has formed in the Atlantic, near the coast of Africa. The National Hurricane Center said early Saturday morning that the storm was 155 miles west of Cabo Verde, an archipelago nation off the west coast of Afric
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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 (61), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),