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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for THIRTEEN-E-18
from 07 Aug 2018 05:00 UTC to 10 Aug 2018 21:00 UTC
Automatic impact report for tropical cyclone THIRTEEN-E-18
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Current Green alert for wind impact in as of 10 Aug 2018 21:00:00 UTC

This tropical cyclone is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the storm strength and the affected population in the past and forecasted path.

Current storm status

This report is for advisory number 19 of tropical cyclone THIRTEEN-E-18 issued at 11 Aug 2018 12:00 UTC (GDACS Event ID 1000482, Latest episode ID: 19, inserted at 10 Aug 2018 19:06 UTC ).

Current impact estimate:

  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 111 km/h)
  • Vulnerability of affected countries:

Impact of Extreme Wind

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Cloud map
Cloud map. Track and wind-buffer map. Green area: Area that can be affected by winds of more than 64 km/h (Tropical Storm strength). Orange area: Same, for winds of more than 92 km/h. Red area: Same, for winds above 120 km/h (Hurricane or Typhoon strength) (Source: JRC)
Cloud Map Zoomed on last forecast
Cloud Map Zoomed on last forecast. The zoomed map on the last track. (Source: JRC)

Affected population

Up to no people people can be affected by wind speeds of tropical storm strength or above. In addition, no people people are living in coastal areas below 5m and can therefore be affected by storm surge.

Affected country

Affected provinces

Affected Populated Places (first 20 records)

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

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Event time line

The storm evolution is shown in the table below. Alert levels and population estimates are related to the area from a point to the next.

Advisory Alert color Date (UTC) Category Wind speed Wind gusts Population affected
by cyclone winds (>120km/h)
Location (lat, lon)
1
GREEN
07 Aug 2018 05:00 Tropical depression 56 km/h (34 mph) 74 km/h (46 mph) no people 14.5, -124.3
2
GREEN
07 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 14.3, -125.1
3
GREEN
07 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 13.8, -126.5
4
GREEN
07 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 13.7, -127.1
5
GREEN
08 Aug 2018 03:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 14.2, -127.8
6
GREEN
08 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 74 km/h (46 mph) 93 km/h (57 mph) no people 14.2, -128.5
7
GREEN
08 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 74 km/h (46 mph) 93 km/h (57 mph) no people 14.4, -129.3
8
GREEN
08 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 74 km/h (46 mph) 93 km/h (57 mph) no people 14.7, -129.6
9
GREEN
09 Aug 2018 03:00 Tropical storm 74 km/h (46 mph) 93 km/h (57 mph) no people 15.3, -130
10
GREEN
09 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 83 km/h (52 mph) 102 km/h (63 mph) no people 15.8, -130.1
11
GREEN
09 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 102 km/h (63 mph) 120 km/h (75 mph) no people 16.1, -130.3
12
GREEN
09 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 102 km/h (63 mph) 120 km/h (75 mph) no people 16.9, -130.1
13
GREEN
10 Aug 2018 03:00 Tropical storm 111 km/h (69 mph) 139 km/h (86 mph) no people 17.4, -129.9
14
GREEN
10 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 111 km/h (69 mph) 139 km/h (86 mph) no people 18.2, -129.8
15
GREEN
10 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 111 km/h (69 mph) 139 km/h (86 mph) no people 18.9, -129.8
16
GREEN
10 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 111 km/h (69 mph) 139 km/h (86 mph) no people 19.6, -129.9
16
GREEN
11 Aug 2018 06:00 Tropical storm 93 km/h (57 mph) 111 km/h (69 mph) no people 20.5, -130
16
GREEN
11 Aug 2018 18:00 Tropical storm 74 km/h (46 mph) 93 km/h (57 mph) no people 21.2, -130.3
16
GREEN
12 Aug 2018 06:00 Tropical storm 65 km/h (40 mph) 83 km/h (52 mph) no people 21.6, -130.8
16
GREEN
12 Aug 2018 18:00 Tropical depression 56 km/h (34 mph) 74 km/h (46 mph) no people 22, -131.5
16
GREEN
13 Aug 2018 18:00 Tropical depression 46 km/h (29 mph) 65 km/h (40 mph) no people 22.8, -133.6
16
GREEN
14 Aug 2018 18:00 Tropical depression 46 km/h (29 mph) 65 km/h (40 mph) no people 23.5, -136
16
GREEN
15 Aug 2018 18:00 Tropical depression 37 km/h (23 mph) 56 km/h (34 mph) no people 24, -138.5

Previous advisories

For accessing reports of previous advisories, please click on the advisory number in the table below.

IDAlert ColorDate (UTC)CategoryMaximum sustained
wind speed (km/h)
Population affected
by cyclone winds (>120km/h)
Affected countries
1 07 Aug 2018 05:00 Tropical storm 102 No people affected  
2 07 Aug 2018 09:00 Category 1 120 No people affected  
3 07 Aug 2018 15:00 Category 1 120 No people affected  
4 07 Aug 2018 21:00 Category 1 120 No people affected  
5 08 Aug 2018 03:00 Category 1 120 No people affected  
6 08 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 93 No people affected  
7 08 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 93 No people affected  
8 08 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 93 No people affected  
9 09 Aug 2018 03:00 Tropical storm 93 No people affected  
10 09 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 93 No people affected  
11 09 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 111 No people affected  
12 09 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 111 No people affected  
13 10 Aug 2018 03:00 Category 1 120 No people affected  
14 10 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 111 No people affected  
15 10 Aug 2018 15:00 Tropical storm 111 No people affected  
16 10 Aug 2018 21:00 Tropical storm 111 No people affected  
17 11 Aug 2018 03:00 Tropical storm 102 No people affected  
18 11 Aug 2018 09:00 Tropical storm 74 No people affected  
19 11 Aug 2018 12:00 Tropical depression 56 No people affected  

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Data resources

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.

About the data

JRC set up an automatic routine that includes the Tropical Cyclone (TC) bulletins produced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) into a single database, covering all TC basins.

JRC calculates areas affected by high winds (wind buffers at 39, 58 and 74mph). This is done using the maximum reported wind radius (maximum of 4 quadrants) or, in case no wind radii are provided, through a regression analysis based on historical data. JRC also calculates the area affected by storm surge using HyFlux2 (hydrodynamic software).

Sources for data on critical infrastructure are: JRC NUMAS database (nuclear plants), ESRI (hydro dams, 1996), Global Discovery (airports, ports and cities).

Population data is from LandScan 2014.

Disclaimer

While we try everything to ensure accuracy, this information is purely indicative and should not be used for any decision making without alternate sources of information. The JRC is not responsible for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the information presented on this website.