Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for NORU-17
in Japan

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000372
Name NORU-17
From - To 20 Jul - 08 Aug
Exposed countries Japan
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 269 km/h, Category 5
Maximum storm surge 1.4 m (07 Aug 14:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Japan)

GDACS Score

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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 269 km/h 1.4 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 175 km/h 0.8 m n.a. 0.5
GFS 67 km/h 0.6 m n.a. 0.5
ECMWF 70 km/h 3.9 m n.a. 0.5
Beta Version - All weather systems in the area: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Meteo assessment
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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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 (58), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),