Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MEARI-22
in Japan, Russian Federation

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000901
Name MEARI-22
From - To 11 Aug - 13 Aug
Exposed countries Japan, Russian Federation
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 74 km/h Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.9 m (13 Aug 09:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Japan)


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 74 km/h 0.9 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 112 km/h 0.8 m 733 mm 0.5
GFS 97 km/h 1 m 264 mm 0.5
ECMWF 104 km/h 0.9 m 519 mm 0.5
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

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Heavy rain predicted again in Japan, risk of landslides, flooding2022-08-16T05:39+0200.

Heavy rain is expected to fall again in parts of Japan through Thursday with coastal regions in the north and west at particular risk of landslides and flooding, the country's weather agency said. The agency called for vigilance as a front
Japan warns citizens about approaching Typhoon Meari2022-08-13T22:43+0200.

Typhoon Meari is expected to make landfall on Japan’s Pacific coast near Tokyo on Saturday during the annual Obon holiday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. The agency issued warnings about disasters such as possible landslides,
Japan Warns Citizens Of The Approaching Typhoon Meari2022-08-13T21:47+0200.

TOKYO, 13th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Typhoon Meari is expected to make landfall on Japan's Pacific coast close to Tokyo on Saturday, during the annual Bon summer holiday season, the weather agency said. The agency warned of disasters including
Some 65 flights cancelled in Japan over Typhoon Meari2022-08-13T15:24+0200.

TOKYO, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- Sixty-five flights have been cancelled in Japan due to impending Typhoon Meari, Sputnik quoted Japanese broadcaster NHK report on Saturday. According to the report, 400 households suffered power outages in the Jap

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (39), (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),