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Overall Tropical Cyclone for KATIA-17 in Mexico from 05 Sep 2017 21:00 UTC to 09 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 16: (10 Sep 2017 14:48).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 167 km/h)
  • from 05 Sep 2017 21:00 UTC to 09 Sep 2017 15:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.522 million
  • inserted at 09 Sep 2017 12:48:41 UTC
  • Vulnerability: Medium

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

The maximum Storm surge height is  0.6m in Tenixtepec, Mexico. This height is estimated for 09 Sep 2017 03:00:00.

References

Known identifiers for this event: AL132017 (NOAAid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 676 | About casualties: 47 | Last hour: 0

KAT OUT OF HELL Hurricane Katia – what is its latest path and when did it hit Mexico?
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 10:09:00 +0200   thesun (en)

Hurricane Katia gathered strength in the Gulf of Mexico before striking land on Saturday What is Hurricane Katia and where is its path? Katia was the eleventh Atlantic storm named so far this year, following on from Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose.

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KAT OUT OF HELL Hurricane Katia – what is its latest path and when did it hit Mexico and what category is the storm? A SERIES of hurricanes have developed in the Atlantic Ocean - with the southern US and the Caribbean bearing the brunt.
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:46:00 +0200   thesun (en)

Hurricane Katia gathered strength in the Gulf of Mexico before striking land on Saturday What is Hurricane Katia and where is its path? Katia is the eleventh Atlantic storm named so far this year, following on from Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose.

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Hurricane Jose weakens, Katia dissipates
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 06:07:00 +0200   palmbeachpost (en)

Log in to Manage your Profile and Account Create your account; Receive up-to-date newsletters; Set up text alerts; Sign up and manage subscriptions The National Hurricane Center upgraded tropical storms Jose and Katia to hurricanes last week as Irma barreled toward the Florida coast. Katia was downgraded Sept.

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (128), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), SWCB (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (1), HWRF (1), GFS (1), INFORM (2),

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