Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for HAIMA-16
in China, Philippines

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HAIMA-16 can have a high humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000321
Name HAIMA-16
From - To 14 Oct - 21 Oct
Exposed countries China, Philippines
Exposed population 3.6 million in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 269 km/h Category 5
Maximum storm surge 1.7 m (21 Oct 02:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Medium (China)


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 120 km/h 1.7 m n.a. 1.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (46), (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),