Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HALONG-14
in Japan

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HALONG-14 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name HALONG-14
From - To 29 Jul - 10 Aug
Exposed countries Japan
Exposed population 90 thousand in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 259 km/h, Category 5
Maximum storm surge 0.8 m (10 Aug 00:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Japan)


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  Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 259 km/h 0.8 m n.a. 0.5
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 370 | About casualties: 57 | Last hour: 0

Typhoon Halong leaves 10 dead, dozens injured in Japan on way to Russi ... Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:30:00 +0200.

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - At least 10 people died and dozens were injured as Typhoon Halong hurtled across the Japanese archipelago at the weekend, reports said Monday, with heavy rain still lashing the country's north.
Typhoon departs but heavy downpours linger; slide warning issuedMon, 11 Aug 2014 20:09:00 +0200.

Typhoon Halong is heading north in the Sea of Japan on Monday morning after it traveled northward over western Japan, bringing heavy rain and strong ...
Weakening Typhoon Halong still brings heavy rains to HokkaidoMon, 11 Aug 2014 20:09:00 +0200.

Typhoon Halong weakened into an extra-tropical depression Monday in the Sea of Japan after claiming 10 lives and leaving two others missing. The Meteorological Agency ...
Halong kills up to 10 people in Japan, injures 86: reportsMon, 11 Aug 2014 20:04:00 +0200.

At least 10 people died and dozens were injured as Typhoon Halong slammed into Japan over the weekend, reports said yesterday, with heavy rain still lashing the country’s north. The storm moved over the East China Sea — which Tokyo calls th

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (79), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), ESURGE (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),