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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for YAGI-18
in China, Japanfrom 06 Aug 2018 18:00 UTC to 11 Aug 2018 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone YAGI-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 25: (13 Aug 2018 17:03).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 83 km/h)
  • from 06 Aug 2018 18:00 UTC to 11 Aug 2018 00:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 12 Aug 2018 18:04:12 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  1.8m in San-chia-shih, China. This height is estimated for 12 Aug 2018 17:00:00.

References

Known identifiers for this event: wp182018 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 109 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Qingdao touchée par de fortes vagues amenées par le typhon Yagi

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:44:00 +0200french.china.org.cn (fr)

De grosses vagues, causées par le typhon Yagi, atteignent la plage de la ville de Qingdao, dans la province du Shandong (est de la Chine), le 14 août 2018.

Typhoon Yagi hits Qingdao, east China's Shandong

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:51:00 +0200peopledaily (en)

Photo taken on Aug. 14, 2018 shows waves caused by the influence of Typhoon Yagi in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province. (Xinhua/Wang Haibin) People enjoy themselves in waves caused by the influence of Typhoon Yagi in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, Aug. 14, 2018.

Typhoon Yagi hits Qingdao, east China's Shandong

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 02:39:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

People enjoy themselves in waves caused by the influence of Typhoon Yagi in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, Aug. 14, 2018.

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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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