Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for DOKSURI-17
in Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone DOKSURI-17 can have a high humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 8: (13 Sep 2017 14:49).

Name: DOKSURI-17
From: 11 Sep 2017 18 UTC
To: 15 Sep 2017 06 UTC
Countries: Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand
Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h)
wind speeds or higher is:
1.8 million
Maximum windspeed: 167 Km/h
Vulnerability of affected countires: High
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 357 | About casualties: 52 | Last hour: 0

Feed aggregatorTue, 19 Sep 2017 05:35:00 +0200. Tropical Cyclone DOKSURI continued moving west over the South China Sea passing south of Hainan province (China), towards Vietnam. On 14 September at 18.00 UTC, it had max. sustained winds speed of 167 km/h and its centre was located approx. 240 km s...
Science & EnvironmentTue, 19 Sep 2017 05:10:00 +0200. By John D. Harden Before most of the region has managed to clear moldy debris piled in the front yards of thousands of homes, Houston received the first significant rainfall since Hurricane Harvey last month slammed into ... SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Doz...
Le Vietnam tient en haute estime les relations avec la ChineTue, 19 Sep 2017 05:06:00 +0200. Le secrétaire général du Parti communiste du Vietnam (PCV) Nguyen Phu Trong a affirmé la position conséquente du Parti et de l’Etat du Vietnam de prendre en haute considération les relations avec la Chine et de les approfondir pour les intérêts des d...
Typhon Doksuri : aide de la Croix-Rouge vietnamienne pour les sinistrés du CentreTue, 19 Sep 2017 05:06:00 +0200. Devant les lourds dégâts causés par le typhon Doksuri, le comité central de la Croix-Rouge vietnamienne a décidé d’accorder plus de 1,5 milliard de dongs, à titre d’urgence, aux populations sinistrées des provinces de Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Qua...

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (61), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),