Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for FRANKLIN-17
in Mexico

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone FRANKLIN-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 15: (10 Aug 2017 09:18).

Name: FRANKLIN-17
From - To 06 Aug - 10 Aug
Countries affected: Mexico
Exposed population: 1.1 million in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 139 km/h,Category 1
Maximum storm surge: 0.7m (09 Aug 2017 03 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Medium

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1071 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

Atlantic Hurricane Season could be worse than usual
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:28:00 +0200.

FLORIDA, United States--Forecasters are now predicting a higher likelihood of an above-normal season and they increased the predicted number of named storms and major hurricanes. The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA
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Tropical Storm Gert to turn north, then northeast
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:13:00 +0200.

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported Sunday. The NHC's 11 p.m. advisory said the storm is about 485 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and
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Mexico: Services Reestablished in Zones Affected by Hurricane
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 05:21:00 +0200.

Mexico.- The electric service, affected during the path of Hurricane Franklin through the Mexican national territory this week, is practically reestablished, the Federal Electricity Commission confirmed today. According to the report, near
...(more)
Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:52:00 +0200.

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday. The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (60), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),