Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for FUNG-WONG-14
in China, Philippines

Event summary

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

Name: FUNG-WONG-14
From - To 17 Sep - 23 Sep
Exposed countries: China, Philippines
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 93 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge: 1 m (22 Sep 23:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Medium (CHN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 130 | About casualties: 14 | Last hour: 0

Heavy rain lashes East China as tropical storm Fung-Wong approaches
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 06:20:00 +0200.

Heavy rain lashed the coastal areas of east China's Zhejiang Province Sunday as tropical storm Fung-Wong approached.
PHILIPPINES - Manila, Card. Tagle calls for more aid to victims of nat ...
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:05:00 +0200.

The archbishop of the capital appeals to citizens to support Church aid for the victims of the recent tropical storm. Caritas Manila and parishes mobilize relief services. Nearly 200 thousand people still accommodated in shelters. The Cardi
South Sudan: 24 September 2014: World - ECHO Flash Events
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:02:00 +0200.

Source: European Commission Humanitarian Aid department Country: Cameroon, China, Ethiopia, India, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Niger, Nigeria, Russian Federation, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United States of America, South Sudan
Legarda asserts updated protocols on dam water releases
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:19:00 +0200.

Legarda, who chairs the Senate committee on climate change, reminded the National Power Corporation (Napocor) to ensure that protocols on dam water releases effectively control and not worsen flooding. "Update dam protocols and improved coo

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (78), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), ESURGE (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),