Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for BARIJAT-18
in China

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000502
Name BARIJAT-18
From - To 09 Sep - 13 Sep
Exposed countries China
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 83 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.9 m (13 Sep 01:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Medium (China)

GDACS Score

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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 83 km/h 0.9 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.
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: 103 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Laos on alert for Typhoon MangkhutSat, 15 Sep 2018 18:11:00 +0200.

VIENTIANE, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) — The north and central regions of Laos have been put on alert for heavy downpours after weather forecasters warned that Typhoon Mangkhut and Tropical Storm Barijat are expected to pass over Laos on coming Monda
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Laos on alert for Typhoon MangkhutSat, 15 Sep 2018 12:36:00 +0200.

VIENTIANE, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The north and central regions of Laos have been put on alert for heavy downpours after weather forecasters warned that Typhoon Mangkhut and Tropical Storm Barijat are expected to pass over Laos on coming Mond
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Laos on alert for Typhoon MangkhutSat, 15 Sep 2018 11:50:00 +0200.

. Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. VIENTIANE, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The north and central regions of Laos have been put on alert for heavy downpours after weather forecasters warned that Typhoon Mangkhut and Tropical Storm Barijat are expected
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Philippines: Philippines: Action Against Hunger Prepared for Typhoon M ... Sat, 15 Sep 2018 08:38:00 +0200.

Typhoon Mangkhut is heading straight to the northern Philippines with devastating potential. If estimates from the Global System Disaster Alert and Coordination (GDACS) prove accurate, wind speeds could reach up to 155 miles per hour. Proje
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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 (113), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (8), GFS (4), INFORM (2),