Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for SEPAT-13

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone SEPAT-13 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name SEPAT-13
From - To 30 Sep - 02 Oct
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 74 km/h Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge n.a.
Vulnerability -- ()


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
JRC 64 km/h n.a. n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 24 | About casualties: 7 | Last hour: 0

4 tonnes of rainwater with radiation leaked at Japan's Fukushima plantTue, 01 Oct 2013 22:06:00 +0200.

The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said yesterday that four tonnes of rainwater contaminated with low levels of radiation leaked during an operation to transfer the water between tank holding areas.
Will Korea Escape Typhoons This Year?Tue, 01 Oct 2013 05:12:00 +0200.

This could be Korea's first typhoon-free year in four years unless the country is hit in October. Since observations began in 1904, only four full years passed without impacts from typhoons -- in 1920, 1947, 1988 and 2009. Although typhoons
Typhoon Wutip: 75 Missing in South China Sea, Vietnam Braces for Landf ... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 09:43:00 +0200.

Typhoon Twenty, also called Wutip, is the strongest to hit Vietnam this year and it follows Typhoon Usagi, which killed more than 30 people in the Philippines and earlier in September. The typhoon, with maximum sustained speed of 90 miles
Typhoon Wutip: 75 Missing in South China Sea, Vietnam Braces for Landf ... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 09:37:00 +0200.

More than 75 Chinese fishermen are missing as a powerful category 1 typhoon sank at least two vessels near the Paracel Islands in South China Sea. Meanwhile, Vietnamese authorities have said they are evacuating tens of thousands of people f

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 (46), (2), INFORM (2),