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Rain map with eTraP data. (Source: JRC)
Storm surge maximum height. (Source: JRC)
Tropical Cyclone CARLOTTA-12 can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.
Updated: this report is based on advisory number 13.
- Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 167 km/h)
- from 14/06/2012 09:00 UTC to 17/06/2012 03:00 UTC
- Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 1.2million
- Vulnerability: Medium
Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.
The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.
The maximum Storm surge height is
in Puerto Escondido, Mexico. This
height is estimated for 16 Jun 2012 03:00:00.
Known identifiers for this event: TC-2012-000104-MEX (glide) ep0312 (jtwcId) EP032012 (noaaId)
Latest media headlines
Articles: 188 |
About casualties: 23
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Carlotta Loses Hurricane Strength After Mexico Landfall
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 06:02:00 +0200
By Amanda Jordan and Jonathan J. Levin - 2012-06-16T18:42:51Z
Carlotta, the second hurricane of the Eastern Pacific season, weakened to a tropical depression over the mountains of southern Mexico after producing mudslides that
two girls. Carlotta, with winds of 35 miles (55 kilometers) per....
People and organisations: National Hurricane Center
Hurricane Carlotta Becomes Category 2 Storm
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 05:32:00 +0200
The center of Tropical Storm Carlotta, the second hurricane of the Eastern Pacific season, was 10 miles (16 kilometers) southwest of Mexico ’s Puerto Angel shortly before 8 p.m. East Coast time, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Carlotta, a Category 2 storm with winds of 105 miles (169....
People and organisations: Hurricane Center
National Hurricane Center
Mexico officials report 3rd death after Carlotta
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 03:27:00 +0200
Authorities in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca are blaming Hurricane Carlotta for a third death.Oaxaca state Attorney General Manuel de Jesus Lopez said Sunday that a 56-year-old woman died ...
People and organisations: Jesús López
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (33), TRMM (1), NOAA (4), (2), WMO (1), OCHA (1), JTWC (3), BOM (1), Unisys (1), NASA (1), DesInventar (1), SWCB (1),
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