Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LINDA-18

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone LINDA-18 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000440
Name LINDA-18
From - To 12 Mar - 14 Mar
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 93 km/h Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge n.a.
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 93 km/h n.a. n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF n.a 0.3 m n.a. 0.5
GFS 80 km/h 0.4 m n.a. 0.5
ECMWF n.a 0.3 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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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Queensland's north counts cost of flooding as south prepares for storm ... Tue, 13 Mar 2018 10:12:00 +0100.

However, the Bureau of Meteorology is still monitoring tropical cyclone Linda , a category 1 cyclone that formed in the Coral Sea. Linda is expected to move southeast towards the Queensland coast, but will remain offshore, curving south on
Sergei SkripalTue, 13 Mar 2018 09:23:00 +0100.

Tropical Cyclone Linda has formed off the Queensland coast, with dangerous surf conditions expected as it makes its way south. A Sydney man accused of soliciting his wife's murder has told a jury he was in a state of shock after being told
Cyclone Hola: What's in a name?Sun, 11 Mar 2018 23:14:00 +0100.

As it originated in the southwest Pacific, it has been named by the Fiji Meteorological Service and is pronounced "Ho-la", rather than the Spanish "Hola", which has a silent "H". It was preceded by Fehi and Gita, and the next tropical cyclo

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Exposed population

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