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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HALEY-13
from 10 Feb 2013 00:00 UTC to 11 Feb 2013 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone HALEY-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 3: (11 Feb 2013 03:58).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 83 km/h)
  • from 10 Feb 2013 00:00 UTC to 11 Feb 2013 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 11 Feb 2013 02:58:07 UTC

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.


Known identifiers for this event: sh1413 (jtwcId) SH142013 (noaaId)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Haley pique vers le sud-est
Mon, 11 Feb 2013 10:35:00 +0100   ladepeche-pf (fr)

Haley se trouvait, hier, à 10 heures UTC, par 22.5 Sud - 152.5 Ouest, à 630 km au sud sud-ouest de Papeete. Une information du site cyclonextreme, qui précise que le 5e système cyclonique nommé de la saison, est une tempête tropicale avec une pression en son centre de 989 hPa et des vents sur 1 minute de 84 km/h.

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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 (110), (2), JTWC (3), BOM (1), NASA (1), NOAA (4), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (2),

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