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Overall Green Tropical Cyclone alert for NARELLE-13 in Australia from 08 Jan 2013 06:00 UTC to 14 Jan 2013 18:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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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) Storm surge maximum height. (Source: JRC)

Tropical Cyclone NARELLE-13 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 26.

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 212 km/h)
  • from 08 Jan 2013 06:00 UTC to 14 Jan 2013 18:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 14 Jan 2013 20:59:33 UTC
  • 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 maximum Storm surge height is  1.3m in Hamelin, Australia. This height is estimated for 14 Jan 2013 14:00:00.

References

Known identifiers for this event: sh0813 (jtwcId) SH082013 (noaaId)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 24 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Very intense tropical cyclone Narelle is forecast to strike Australia as a tropical storm at about 18:00 GMT on 15 January.
Sat, 12 Jan 2013 23:35:00 +0100   alertnet-rss (en)

Sat, 12 Jan 2013 20:38 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Very intense tropical cyclone Narelle is forecast to strike Australia as a tropical storm at about 18:00 GMT on 15 January.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfall will be near34.

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Very intense tropical cyclone Narelle is forecast to strike Australia as a tropical storm at about 18:00 GMT on 15 January.
Sat, 12 Jan 2013 22:31:00 +0100   trust (en)

Sat, 12 Jan 2013 20:38 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Very intense tropical cyclone Narelle is forecast to strike Australia as a tropical storm at about 18:00 GMT on 15 January.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfall will be near34.

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Very intense tropical cyclone Narelle is forecast to strike Australia as a tropical storm at about 00:00 GMT on 16 January.
Sat, 12 Jan 2013 04:48:00 +0100   alertnet-rss (en)

Sat, 12 Jan 2013 02:58 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Very intense tropical cyclone Narelle is forecast to strike Australia as a tropical storm at about 00:00 GMT on 16 January.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfall will be near33.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (108), (2), JTWC (3), BOM (1), NASA (1), NOAA (4), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), SWCB (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1),

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