Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HOWARD-22
in Mexico

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HOWARD-22 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000900
Name HOWARD-22
From - To 06 Aug - 11 Aug
Exposed countries Mexico
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 139 km/h Category 1
Maximum storm surge 0.1 m (09 Aug 13:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Medium (Mexico)


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS NOAA 74 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 137 km/h 0.5 m 295 mm 0.5
GFS 112 km/h 0.6 m 427 mm 0.5
ECMWF 54 km/h 0.6 m 461 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: 141 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

What’s keeping an Atlantic disturbance from developing? What the forec ... 2022-08-11T16:19+0200.

A disturbance midway between the west coast of Africa and the Lesser Antilles has a near zero percent chance of developing, according to the National Hurricane Center’s 8 a.m. report on Aug. 11, 2022. National Hurricane Center A disturbanc
Red flag warning in effect for leeward areas of Hawaii2022-08-10T22:55+0200.

A red flag warning has been issued for the leeward side of all Hawaiian Islands from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today. The National Weather Service upgraded a former fire weather watch to a red flag warning, saying the combination of dry fuels, stro
Forecast Discussion #152022-08-10T05:04+0200.

830 WTPZ44 KNHC 100234 TCDEP4 Tropical Storm Howard Discussion Number 15 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL EP092022 800 PM PDT Tue Aug 09 2022 Howard continues to weaken as it moves over cool 25 degree C waters. Satellite images indica
Public Advisory #152022-08-10T05:04+0200.

000 WTPZ34 KNHC 100233 TCPEP4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Howard Advisory Number 15 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL EP092022 800 PM PDT Tue Aug 09 2022 ...HOWARD WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL STORM... SUMMARY OF 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATI

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: EC-JRC (40), (2), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),