Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for RUSTY-13
in Australia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 35931
Name RUSTY-13
From - To 24 Feb - 27 Feb
Exposed countries Australia
Exposed population Few people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 212 km/h, Category 4
Maximum storm surge 1.2 m (27 Feb 09:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Australia)

GDACS Score

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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 212 km/h 1.2 m 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.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 28 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Red Alert as Rusty batters WA coastWed, 27 Feb 2013 07:00:00 +0100.

TROPICAL Cyclone Rusty is now battering WA's Pilbara coast after being upgraded to a category four storm.
Le cyclone Rusty en direction de PilbaraWed, 27 Feb 2013 01:03:00 +0100.

Des centaines de personnes de cette région d'Australie occidentale ont été obligés de se réfugierdans des abris
Tropical cyclone Rusty struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 26 Febru ... Wed, 27 Feb 2013 00:30:00 +0100.

Tue, 26 Feb 2013 21:01 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Tropical cyclone Rusty struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 26 February.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the po
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Tropical cyclone Rusty struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 26 Febru ... Wed, 27 Feb 2013 00:29:00 +0100.

Tue, 26 Feb 2013 21:01 GMT. Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk. Tropical cyclone Rusty struck Australia at about 06:00 GMT on 26 February.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the po
...(more)

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