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Green Tropical Cyclone alert for BERYL-12 in United States from 26/05/2012 03:00 UTC to 30/05/2012 21:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Interactive map: Open The map shows the accumulated precipitation along the cyclone's track. Yellow area is > 100mm; Red area is > 300mm; Blue area is > 500mm. The accumulated rainfall is calculated based on the Tropical Rainfall Potential of NOAA/NESDIS. The eTRaP is a simple ensemble whose members are the 6-hourly totals from the single-orbit TRaPs, which are rainfall estimates from passive microwave remote sensing. Rain map with eTraP data. (Source: JRC)

Tropical Cyclone BERYL-12 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 20.

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 111 km/h)
  • from 26/05/2012 03:00 UTC to 30/05/2012 21:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • Vulnerability: Low

Extreme Rain

Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.

The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.

Storm surge

The tropical cyclone did not reach sufficient strength to cause significant storm surge.

References

Known identifiers for this event: al0212 (jtwcId) AL022012 (noaaId)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 308 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Forecasters: Beryl not a harbinger of 2012
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 02:54:00 +0200   upi (en)

MIAMI, June 1 (UPI) -- U.S. weather forecasters say the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be about average, despite the rare late-May landfall of Beryl.

People and organisations: Hurricane Katrina  National Hurricane Center  Hurricane Center 

Long to rain over us? Tropical storm Beryl threatens to dampen Queen's Diamond Jubilee spirits
Thu, 31 May 2012 13:41:00 +0200   sundaymirror (en)

Forecasters predict 70mph storm, which has battered the US will hit UK just in time for Tuesday’s royal celebrations

People and organisations: Diamond Jubilee  Tom Tobler 

Long to rain over us? Tropical storm Beryl threatens to dampen Queen's Diamond Jubilee spirits
Thu, 31 May 2012 13:22:00 +0200   themirror (en)

Forecasters predict 70mph storm, which has battered the US will hit UK just in time for Tuesday’s royal celebrations

People and organisations: Diamond Jubilee  Tom Tobler 

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (40), (2), WMO (1), JTWC (3), BOM (1), NASA (1), NOAA (4), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), SWCB (1), Unisys (1),

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