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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MALIKSI-18
in Japanfrom 08 Jun 2018 00:00 UTC to 11 Jun 2018 12:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


Tropical Cyclone MALIKSI-18 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 15: (12 Jun 2018 00:04).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 111 km/h)
  • from 08 Jun 2018 00:00 UTC to 11 Jun 2018 12:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 11 Jun 2018 13:04:52 UTC
  • Vulnerability: Low

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  0.3m in Minami-daito, Japan. This height is estimated for 10 Jun 2018 03:00:00.


Known identifiers for this event: wp062018 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 17 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

NASA finds Tropical Storm Maliksi weakening, expanding

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 23:28:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On June 10, the MODIS or Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured a visible light image of the storm. The eastern quadrant of the storm appeared... Credit: NASA. Usually when a tropical cyclone weakens it expands and that's how Tropical....

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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 (167), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (4), HWRF (1), GFS (1), INFORM (2),

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Further information and official advisories can be found at the Severe Weather Information Centre of the World Meteorological Organization, by clicking on the Tropical Cyclone symbols on the world map of the site.