Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for KATIA-17
in Mexico

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone KATIA-17 can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name: KATIA-17
From - To 05 Sep - 09 Sep
Exposed countries: Mexico
Exposed population: 520 thousand in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 167 km/h, Category 2
Maximum storm surge: 0.6 m (09 Sep 03:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Medium (MEX)

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Latest media headlines

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

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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:29:00 +0200.

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Jose's path could come back to US, Bahamas
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:55:00 +0200.

First Harvey, then Irma and now ... Jose? Hurricane Jose was 840 miles east of Florida early Wednesday, with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, making it a Category 1 storm. "Jose looping over the southwest Atlantic between the Bahamas and
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Jose's path could come back to US, Bahamas
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:36:00 +0200.

First Harvey, then Irma and now ... Jose? Hurricane Jose was 840 miles east of Florida early Wednesday, with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, making it a Category 1 storm. "Jose looping over the southwest Atlantic between the Bahamas and
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Jose's path could come back to US, Bahamas The strange path of Hurrica ...
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:10:00 +0200.

First Harvey, then Irma and now ... Jose? Hurricane Jose was 840 miles east of Florida early Wednesday, with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, making it a Category 1 storm. "Jose looping over the southwest Atlantic between the Bahamas and
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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),