Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for NANMADOL-22
in Japan

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000915
From - To 12 Sep - 19 Sep
Exposed countries Japan
Exposed population 16.2 million in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 250 km/h Category 4
Maximum storm surge n.a.
Vulnerability Low (Japan)


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 83 km/h n.a. n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 252 km/h 1.9 m 1118 mm 1.5
GFS 158 km/h 2.1 m 570 mm 0.5
ECMWF 130 km/h 2.1 m 735 mm 0.5
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
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NANMADOL-22 - EC/ECHO daily mapMon, 19 Sep 2022 17:48

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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 1283 | About casualties: 180 | Last hour: 0

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MANILA, Philippines – Tropical Storm Karding, which now has the international name Noru, slightly intensified on Friday afternoon, September 23. Karding’s maximum sustained winds increased from 65 kilometers per hour to 75 km/h, the Philipp
Weather tracker: storms batter Alaska, Caribbean and Japan2022-09-23T11:11+0200.

It has been very active across the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans in recent days with more than five storms officially named. Hurricane Fiona in the Caribbean was the first storm of the tropical Atlantic season to strengthen into a major hurri
Tropical Storm Karding speeds up further over Philippine Sea2022-09-23T06:35+0200.

MANILA, Philippines – Tropical Storm Karding continued to accelerate while moving over the Philippine Sea on Friday morning, September 23. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said in it
Misleading posts recirculate old Taiwan earthquake photos as recent2022-09-23T02:42+0200.

After a series of earthquakes rattled Taiwan's sparsely populated southeastern region in September, photos of toppled buildings were shared thousands of times on Facebook alongside the claim they show the aftermath the tremors. But the phot

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), WMO (1), INFORM (2),