Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for PHETHAI-18
in India

Event summary

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

Name: PHETHAI-18
From - To 15 Dec - 17 Dec
Exposed countries: India
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 102 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge: 0.5 m (16 Dec 00:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: High (India)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 12 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Rain pounds Odisha, damages standing crops, harvested paddy
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 18:20:00 +0100.

. Heavy rainfall triggered by Cyclone Phethai lashed several parts of Odisha Tuesday, causing major damage to standing crops and harvested paddy stocked in the southern and western regions of the state. Rainfall is likely to continue in ma
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Cyclone Phethai: Rain lashes Odisha, more in store over next 12 hours
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 17:05:00 +0100.

Rainfall, coupled with squally winds, lashed several parts of Odisha on Tuesday under the impact of Cyclone Phethai that barrelled through coastal Andhra Pradesh. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast isolated heavy to very
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Cyclone Phethai: Rain lashes Odisha, more in store over next 12 hours
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 09:09:00 +0100.

Rainfall, coupled with squally winds, lashed several parts of Odisha Tuesday under the impact of Cyclone Phethai that barrelled through coastal Andhra Pradesh. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast isolated heavy to very he
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Rain lashes Odisha, more in store over next 12 hours
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:19:00 +0100.

Rainfall, coupled with squally winds, lashed several parts of Odisha Tuesday under the impact of Cyclone Phethai that barrelled through coastal The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall in
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (61), (2), DesInventar (4), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),