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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for FUNG-WONG-14
in China, Philippinesfrom 17 Sep 2014 18:00 UTC to 23 Sep 2014 12:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone FUNG-WONG-14 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 25: (23 Sep 2014 16:31).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h)
  • from 17 Sep 2014 18:00 UTC to 23 Sep 2014 12:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 23 Sep 2014 14:31:48 UTC
  • Vulnerability: Medium

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 maximum Storm surge height is  1.0m in Hsieh-fu, China. This height is estimated for 22 Sep 2014 23:00:00.


Known identifiers for this event:

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   chinadaily (en)

Heavy rain lashed the coastal areas of east China's Zhejiang Province Sunday as tropical storm Fung-Wong approached.

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Fung-Wong Storm Rages Through South-Eastern Asia, Landing in China, Philippines
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:32:00 +0200   rian-en (en)

Tropical storm Fung-Wong, which left 12 dead and affected over one million people in the Philippines, hit Shanghai and neighboring Zhejiang province in China on Monday, forcing the evacuation of around 160,000 people and causing serious traffic jams during the morning rush hour.

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Typhoon Fung-Wong lands in east China
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:47:00 +0200   chinanewscom (en)

High waves slam the coast of east China’s Zhejiang province on Sept 22, 2014. Typhoon Fung-Wong made landfall in coastal areas of Hepu Township, Xiangshan County of Ningbo City on Monday, bringing strong wind and downpour. [Photo/Zhang Taobo] Copyright ©1999-2014 All rights reserved.

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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 (117), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), ESURGE (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),

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