Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MITCHELL-12

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone MITCHELL-12 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

From - To 29 Dec - 30 Dec
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 101 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge n.a.
Vulnerability -- ()


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 101 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.
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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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 1 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Six Caraga towns still have no power, potable waterSat, 29 Dec 2012 01:38:00 +0100.

BUTUAN CITY, Philippines – Two weeks after typhoon “Pablo” unleashed its fury, six municipalities in Agusan del Sur and Surigao del Sur, both under the Caraga region, are still reeling from the devastation.
2012: A year of turbulence and altered landscapesFri, 28 Dec 2012 22:49:00 +0100.

By JUSTIN POPE Associated Press It was a year of storms, of raging winds and rising waters, but also broader turbulence that strained our moorings. Our atmosphere, our politics, our economy - rarely in...
Cuba: International Aid Helps Cuba Adapt to Climate ChangeFri, 28 Dec 2012 22:31:00 +0100.

Source: Inter Press Service Country: Cuba HAVANA, Dec 28 2012 (IPS) - “Adaptation to climate change is urgent and must be part of development,” said Bárbara Pesce-Monteiro, the United Nations resident coordinator in Cuba, assessing the dama
International Aid Helps Cuba Adapt to Climate ChangeFri, 28 Dec 2012 18:22:00 +0100.

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:43 GMT Source: Content partner // Inter Press Service By Patricia Grogg Repairing the roof of a house damaged by Hurricane Sandy. Credit: Jorge Luis Baos/IPS HAVANA, Dic 28 (IPS) - "Adaptation to climate change is urgent

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 (75), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), INFORM (2),