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Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for NOUL-15
in Japan, Philippines

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone NOUL-15 can have a high humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000162
Name NOUL-15
From - To 03 May - 12 May
Exposed countries Japan, Philippines
Exposed population 430 thousand in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 259 km/h Category 5
Maximum storm surge 0.6 m (10 May 10:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Medium (Japan)

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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 259 km/h 0.6 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
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Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:25:00 +0200 reliefWeb en reliefWeb-dc9266602aab65428f20e6fc83aee371 UNbodies NaturalDisasters Conflict ICRC SecurityCouncil 18.54299 -72.343102 23.7099 90.4071 15.36144 44.209499 15.65985 43.94434 15.69324 43.603142 33.5193 36.3135 -20.1653 57.4964 -33.475 -70.6475 20150408072500 Cyclone Impact In FSM: Latest Count 4 Dead, 6,700 Displaced http://pidp.eastwestcenter.org/pireport/2015/April/04-08-02.htm Far eastern islands of Yap yet to receive relief. By Jasmine Stol. HAGÅTÑA, Guam (Marianas Variety, April 8, 2015) – As Federated States of Micronesia officials continue to assess the outer, smaller islands of Yap and Chuuk states, more details of damage is being released and at last count, the FSM.... 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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:07:00 +0200 lepopulaire fr lepopulaire-335bb21844ed1c7a93c3256131f5c6ee NaturalDisasters 27.712 85.313 -18.90765 47.527679 27.712021 85.31295 35.2086 110.727 28.5687 77.2168 20150425190700 Vanuatu : l'UNICEF lance une campagne d'enregistrement des naissances suite au passage de Pam http://www.un.org/apps/newsFr/storyF.asp?NewsID=34636&Cr=Vanuatu&Cr1= 20 avril 2015 #150 Des milliers d'enfants victimes des ravages causés par le passage du cyclone Pam le mois dernier à Vanuatu devraient recevoir de nouveaux certificats grâce à une initiative soutenue par les Nations Unies, a salué lundi le Fonds des Nations Unies pour l'enfance ( «.... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:44:00 +0200 un-org-newscentre fr un-org-newscentre-f53716070caabac8b8df4c2dd88b8ef2 UNbodies NaturalDisasters -17.7404 168.321 20150421014400 Vanuatu: Vanuatu : l'UNICEF lance une campagne d'enregistrement des naissances suite au passage de Pam http://reliefweb.int/report/vanuatu/vanuatu-lunicef-lance-une-campagne-denregistrement-des-naissances-suite-au-passage-de 20 avril 2015 – Des milliers d'enfants victimes des ravages causés par le passage du cyclone Pam le mois dernier à Vanuatu devraient recevoir de nouveaux certificats grâce à une initiative soutenue par les Nations Unies, a salué lundi le Fonds des Nations Unies pour l'enfance (UNICEF). Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:22:00 +0200 reliefWeb fr reliefWeb-853daf8f7283c49aeeaa43e0e0ecf7ee NaturalDisasters UNbodies -17.7404 168.321 20150420202200 Isis, acronyme anglais de l'EI, ne sera pas un nom de cyclone http://fr.reuters.com/article/oddlyEnoughNews/idFRKBN0N81TQ20150417 GENEVE (Reuters) - "Isis", un des acronymes anglais du groupe djihadiste Etat islamique, a été retiré de la liste officielle des noms de cyclones définie par les Nations unies, a annoncé vendredi l'Organisation météorologique mondiale (OMM), qui dépend de l'Onu. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:11:00 +0200 reuters-fr fr reuters-fr-88740758eba38fc6390473890fb93f71 NaturalDisasters 19.42705 -99.127571 9.97113150118843 -84.1967472156257 29.9564 -90.0987 20150418011100 22h06 Isis, acronyme anglais de l'EI, ne sera pas un nom de cyclone (Reuters) http://www.lorientlejour.com/article/921116/isis-acronyme-anglais-de-lei-ne-sera-pas-un-nom-de-cyclone.html "Isis", un des acronymes anglais du groupe djihadiste Etat islamique, a été retiré de la liste officielle des noms de cyclones définie par les Nations unies, a annoncé vendredi l'Organisation météorologique mondiale (OMM), qui dépend de l'Onu. Le comité des ouragans de l'OMM, composé d'experts de 27.... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:08:00 +0200 lorientlejour fr lorientlejour-c844c91a9fcf49344d5072759f9f2242 NaturalDisasters 19.42705 -99.127571 9.97113150118843 -84.1967472156257 29.9564 -90.0987 20150417210800 Ivette remplace Isis dans les noms de cyclone http://www.lefigaro.fr/flash-actu/2015/04/17/97001-20150417FILWWW00284-ivette-remplace-isis-dans-les-noms-de-cyclone.php Isis, un des acronymes anglais du groupe djihadiste Etat islamique, a été retiré de la liste officielle des noms de cyclones définie par les Nations unies, a annoncé l'Organisation météorologique mondiale (OMM), qui dépend de l'Onu. Le comité des ouragans de l'OMM, composé d'experts de 27 pays et.... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:13:00 +0200 lefigaro fr lefigaro-829f02c4be3a4986f0da72179441007e NaturalDisasters 9.97113150118843 -84.1967472156257 29.9564 -90.0987 20150417181300 Pénurie de sang dans le principal hôpital du Vanuatu http://www.ladepeche.pf/Penurie-de-sang-dans-le-principal-hopital-du-Vanuatu_a4725.html Les stocks ont atteint des niveaux dangereusement bas, et l'établissement de Port-Vila pourrait bientôt se retrouver complètement à sec. Cette situation est due au passage du cyclone Pam : de nombreux blessés ont été évacués des îles pour être soignés dans la capitale, et les gens ont moins de temps.... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:34:00 +0200 ladepeche-pf fr ladepeche-pf-8ffd663b4aa427551a850461175a923c

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