Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for VICKY-20

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone VICKY-20 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000716
Name VICKY-20
From - To 14 Sep - 17 Sep
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 83 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --


For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 83 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 97 km/h 0.4 m 243 mm 0.5
GFS 90 km/h 0.3 m 326 mm 0.5
ECMWF 79 km/h 0.3 m 506 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.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
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.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 639 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Running out of storm names, Atlantic season goes GreekSat, 19 Sep 2020 04:26:00 +0200.

This Aqua satellite image taken Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 and provided by NASA, shows subtropical storm Alpha in the eastern North Atlantic Ocean near Portugal’s coast. The Atlantic’s record-breaking “crazy” hurricane season got a bizarre Euro
Running out of storm names, Atlantic season goes GreekSat, 19 Sep 2020 04:14:00 +0200.

This GOES-16 GeoColor satellite image taken Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, at 12:20 p.m. EDT., and provided by NOAA, shows Hurricane Teddy, center, in the Atlantic, Tropical Depression 22, left, in the Gulf of Mexico, the remnants Paulette, top ri
Tropical storm Wilfred forms in the Atlantic, exhausting list of storm ... Sat, 19 Sep 2020 04:13:00 +0200.

NEW YORK (NYTIMES) - Tropical Storm Wilfred and Subtropical Storm Alpha formed in the eastern Atlantic Ocean on Friday (Sept 18), becoming the 21st and 22nd named storms since May and exhausting this year's list of names, with over two mont
Greek to the rescue as US runs out of hurricane namesSat, 19 Sep 2020 03:58:00 +0200.

Washington: The Atlantic’s record-breaking "crazy" US hurricane season got a bizarre European remake on Friday as forecasters ran out of traditional names and trotted out the Greek alphabet for subtropical storm Alpha. And the geographicall

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (35), INFORM (1),