Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for ERIN-19
in United States, Canada

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone ERIN-19 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000590
Name ERIN-19
From - To 26 Aug - 29 Aug
Exposed countries United States, Canada
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 83 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.6 m (30 Aug 03:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Canada)


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 83 km/h 0.6 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 104 km/h 0.2 m 368 mm 0.5
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF 83 km/h 0.5 m 205 mm 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

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