Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for KUJIRA-20
Off-shore

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000723
Name KUJIRA-20
From - To 26 Sep - 29 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 --

GDACS Score

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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 122 km/h 0.9 m 399 mm 0.5
GFS 140 km/h 0.8 m 329 mm 0.5
ECMWF 119 km/h 1 m 883 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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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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NASA imagery reveals Kujira transitioning into an extratropical cyclon ... Wed, 30 Sep 2020 18:38:00 +0200.

Tropical cyclones can become post-tropical before they dissipate, meaning they can become sub-tropical, extra-tropical or a remnant low-pressure area. NASA's Aqua satellite provided a visible image that showed Typhoon Kujira transitioning i
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New tropical storm forms in the West PacificSun, 27 Sep 2020 07:53:00 +0200.

Tropical activity may have settled down across the Atlantic and East Pacific basins, but the West Pacific continues to churn out new tropical systems. A newly formed storm may track toward southern Japan into midweek. As what was once Sever
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New tropical depression swirls in the West PacificSun, 27 Sep 2020 06:21:00 +0200.

Tropical activity may have settled down across the Atlantic and East Pacific basins, but the West Pacific continues to churn out new tropical systems. A newly formed depression may track toward southern Japan into next week. As what was onc
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Shell donates over $300,000 to Hurricane Laura relief effortsFri, 25 Sep 2020 20:04:00 +0200.

Shell Oil Company and its Louisiana lines of business have pledged over $300,000 in donations to assist the relief and recovery efforts in Southwest Louisiana following Hurricane Laura. The hurricane caused widespread devastation when it s
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

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