Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for ENAWO-17
in Madagascar

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone ENAWO-17 can have a high humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000341
Name ENAWO-17
From - To 03 Mar - 10 Mar
Exposed countries Madagascar
Exposed population 1.7 million in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 231 km/h, Category 4
Maximum storm surge 1 m (07 Mar 14:00 UTC)
Vulnerability High (Madagascar)


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 231 km/h 1 m n.a. 2.5
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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Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 631 | About casualties: 42 | Last hour: 0

Madagascar: ACAPS Briefing Note – Madagascar Tropical Cyclone Enawo, 1 ... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:17:00 +0100.

Key points: At least 883 houses have been damaged by the cyclone and 5,630 have been damaged due to floodwater, particularly in Antalaha district. Food availability is a challenge to affected populations in remote areas cut off by damaged r
Cyclone Enawo à Madagascar : 50 morts, 300.000 sinistrés et plus de 20 ... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:17:00 +0100.

Selon le dernier bilan provisoire communiqué par le Bureau National de Gestion des Risques et des Catastrophes (BNGRC), 50 personnes auraient perdu la vie, 195 seraient blessées et 20 autres seraient portées disparues. Les autorités rec
Australia: Over 1,000km of mangrove died of thirst from extreme heat, ... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:11:00 +0100.

Views of seaward mangrove fringes showing foreshore sections of minor (left side) and extreme (right side) damage as observed in June 2016 between Limmen and MacArthur rivers, NT. These might effectively also represent before and after scen
296 125 sinistrés après le passage d’Enawo sur MadagascarTue, 14 Mar 2017 09:29:00 +0100.

De part et d’autre de la rivière, les dégâts sont encore visibles. Certains réparent une partie de leur maison détruite par le cyclone, d’autres lavent le linge. La vie a repris peu à peu à Antananarivo. De l’autre côté de la route, un park

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (56), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),