Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for MAX-17
in Mexico

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone MAX-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 1: (13 Sep 2017 15:04).

Name: MAX-17
From - To 13 Sep - 15 Sep
Countries affected: Mexico
Exposed population: 240 thousand in Cat.1 or higher
(wind speed> 118 km/h)
Maximum wind speed: 139 km/h,Category 1
Maximum storm surge: 0.3m (14 Sep 2017 21 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Medium

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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),