Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for PAUL-18

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000501
Name PAUL-18
From - To 08 Sep - 12 Sep
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 120 km/h Category 1
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 120 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
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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Exposed population

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