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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HECTOR-18
from 31 Jul 2018 21:00 UTC to 11 Aug 2018 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone HECTOR-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 59: (15 Aug 2018 05:03).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 250 km/h)
  • from 31 Jul 2018 21:00 UTC to 11 Aug 2018 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 15 Aug 2018 00:49:11 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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References

Known identifiers for this event: EP102018 (NOAAid) ep102018 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 592 | About casualties: 10 | Last hour: 0

NASA satellite image Tropical Depression Hector elongating, weakening

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:16:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On Aug. 15, 2018, NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite flew over Tropical Depression Hector elongating and fading in the eastern region of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA/NOAA Worldview. Tropical Depression Hector is being torn apart in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. On Aug.

NASA gets an infrared view of Tropical Storm Hector

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:56:00 +0200phys (en)

On Aug. 14 at 10:20 a.m. EDT (1420 UTC) NASA's Aqua satellite found coldest temperatures of strongest thunderstorms in Tropical Storm Hector were as cold as or colder than minus 70 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 56.6 Celsius). Credit: NRL/NASA. Infrared data from NASA's Aqua satellite provided....

NASA gets an infrared view of Tropical Storm Hector

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:24:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On Aug. 14 at 10:20 a.m. EDT (1420 UTC) NASA's Aqua satellite found coldest temperatures of strongest thunderstorms in Tropical Storm Hector were as cold as or colder than minus... Credit: Credits: NRL/NASA. Infrared data from NASA's Aqua satellite provided forecasters with temperature data....

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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 (165), 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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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.