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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for FERNANDA-17
from 12 Jul 2017 03:00 UTC to 17 Jul 2017 15:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone FERNANDA-17 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 44: (23 Jul 2017 00:48).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 231 km/h)
  • from 12 Jul 2017 03:00 UTC to 17 Jul 2017 15:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 22 Jul 2017 20:23:42 UTC

Extreme Rain

Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.

The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.

Storm surge

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Known identifiers for this event: EP062017 (NOAAid) EP062017 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 191 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

King tides combine with Fernanda for high surf

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 14:17:00 +0200thegardenisland (en)

And the water level rise could be seen through out the island, particularly on the Eastside where a swell generated by the distant Hurricane Fernanda is contributing to increased surf. “Depending on high tides and the surf, the east exposed shorelines might see increased wave run-up because of the....

Fernanda Weakens to Tropical Storm

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:58:00 +0200sciencenewsline (en)

As of 5 a.m. July 20 (0900 UTC), Fernanda had weakened to tropical storm status. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Hurricane Center reported that the center of Tropical Storm Fernanda was located near 18.2 degrees north latitude, 137.

NASA Sees Tropical Storm Fernanda Sliding into Central Pacific

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:58:00 +0200sciencenewsline (en)

. Published: July 21, 2017. Released by Tropical Storm Fernanda has crossed the 140 degree longitude line and entered the central Pacific Ocean. NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement mission, or GPM, satellite took a look at the rainfall the weakening system was still generating as it moves toward Hawaii.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (163), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), ECMWF (4), HWRF (1), GFS (1), INFORM (1),

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