Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for TWO-13

Event summary

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

Name: TWO-13
From - To 19 Feb - 21 Feb
Exposed countries: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 47 km/h, Tropical depression
Maximum storm surge: No locations affected by storm surge > 10 cm
Vulnerability of affected countries: -- ()

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 37 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Boston Grapples With The Threat Of Storms And Rising Water
Sat, 23 Feb 2013 00:13:00 +0100.

Hurricane Sandy was a wake-up call for the Eastern Seaboard — especially Boston, where flooding rivers can meet a surging ocean, all in Boston Harbor. So what's a city to do? Retreat from the water or better shield buildings from flooding.
Family hit twice
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 21:57:00 +0100.

A FAMILY in Lovu, Lautoka is pondering its future after being hit twice by natural disasters in the space of two months.
Crising leave 4 dead, 2 missing, said NDRRMC
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 19:47:00 +0100.

Four have been reported dead while two have been missing due to tropical depression “Crising” on Friday, data from the weather and disaster bureaus showed.
Astrophile: Icy Titan spawns tropical cyclones
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 19:28:00 +0100.

Saturn's frigid moon Titan may be the only world apart from Earth to experience these miniature hurricanes powered by its methane-ethane lakes

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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),