Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for VICENTE-18

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone VICENTE-18 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000522
From - To 19 Oct - 23 Oct
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 102 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 102 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 199 km/h 0.7 m n.a. 0.5
GFS 165 km/h 0.6 m n.a. 0.5
ECMWF 76 km/h 0.3 m n.a. 0.5
Beta Version - All weather systems in the area: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

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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: JRC (57), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), INFORM (1),