Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MALOU-21

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone MALOU-21 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000842
Name MALOU-21
From - To 24 Oct - 29 Oct
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 157 km/h Category 2
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 111 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 209 km/h 1.2 m 566 mm 0.5
GFS 169 km/h 1.1 m 550 mm 0.5
ECMWF 202 km/h 1.2 m 616 mm 0.5
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 6 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Japan: Typhoon Malou tracking north-northeastward in the North Pacific ... 2021-10-29T06:30+0200.

Event. Typhoon Malou is tracking north-northeastward in the North Pacific Ocean, away from Ogasawara Islands, Japan, early Oct. 29. As of 09:00 JST, the storm's center of circulation was approximately 393 km (244 miles) northeast of Chichi
Japan: Typhoon Malou tracking northeastward in the Philippine Sea earl ... 2021-10-28T06:12+0200.

Event. Typhoon Malou is tracking northeastward in the Philippine Sea early Oct. 28. As of 09:00 JST, the storm's center of circulation was approximately 154 km (96 miles) south-southwest of Iwo Jima, Japan. Forecast models indicate that the
Malou intensifies to ‘moderate typhoon’2021-10-28T05:49+0200.

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Typhoon Malou (瑪瑙) intensified into a “moderate typhoon” on Thursday morning, bringing about stronger northeast monsoons and lower temperatures in Taiwan. According to meteorologist Wu Der-rong (吳德榮), though water
Pagasa: Fair, cool Thursday weather2021-10-28T02:22+0200.

MANILA, Philippines — Fair and cool weather will prevail in Luzon on Thursday due to the northeast monsoon or “amihan,” according to the state weather bureau. The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (40), INFORM (1), (1),