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

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000497
Name GORDON-18
From - To 03 Sep - 05 Sep
Exposed countries United States
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 111 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.8 m (05 Sep 03:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (United States)


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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 111 km/h 0.8 m n.a. 0.5
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Tropical storms Helene, Isaac joins Florence in the Atlantic Ocean 49 ... Sun, 09 Sep 2018 05:55:00 +0200.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season turns active as we enter the peak of hurricane season. The Weather Authority says the Atlantic Basin is producing a number of significant storms that could potentially affect life and
Tropical Storm Florence creeps closer to US, to head toward East Coast ... Sun, 09 Sep 2018 05:26:00 +0200.

Meanwhile, the remnants of what was Tropical Storm Gordon will soak portions of the Midwest and East on Saturday and into Sunday, likely leading to widespread and dangerous flooding. "Many areas in Missouri, Illinois and Indiana will contin
Tropical Storm Isaac, 9th named storm of season, forms in AtlanticSun, 09 Sep 2018 04:59:00 +0200.

Tropical Storm Gordon is continuing to strengthen and is expected to become a hurricane late Tuesday when it hits the central U.S. Gulf Coast, including coastal Mississippi. More >> Tropical Storm Gordon is continuing to strengthen and is e

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