Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for OSWALD-13
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone OSWALD-13 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name: OSWALD-13
From - To 21 Jan - 21 Jan
Exposed countries: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 64 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: -- ( )

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Downpour moves south along Qld coast
Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:10:00 +0100.

Ex-tropical cyclone Oswald is still dumping huge amounts of rain across north Queensland and is expected to affect the south-east later this week. All rail services from Mackay to Cairns are out of action this morning because of localised f
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Tropical storm Oswald struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 21 Januar ...
Tue, 22 Jan 2013 00:44:00 +0100.

Mon, 21 Jan 2013 20:35 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Tropical storm Oswald struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 21 January.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the poin
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Tropical storm Oswald struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 21 Januar ...
Mon, 21 Jan 2013 23:15:00 +0100.

Mon, 21 Jan 2013 20:35 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Tropical storm Oswald struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 21 January.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the poin
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Tropical storm Oswald is forecast to strike Australia at about 06:00 G ...
Mon, 21 Jan 2013 12:28:00 +0100.

Mon, 21 Jan 2013 08:29 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Tropical storm Oswald is forecast to strike Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 21 January.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersugges
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (74), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (2),