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Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for NATE-17
in United Statesfrom 04 Oct 2017 15:00 UTC to 06 Oct 2017 21:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

Tropical Cyclone NATE-17 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 17: (09 Oct 2017 14:03).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 148 km/h)
  • from 04 Oct 2017 15:00 UTC to 06 Oct 2017 21:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 08 Oct 2017 13:04:00 UTC
  • Vulnerability: Low

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  1.9m in Gulf Park Estates, United States. This height is estimated for 08 Oct 2017 08:00:00.

Overview

USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, El Salvador, Honduras - Tropical Cyclone NATE

(Created: Mon, 09 Oct 2017 06:25:00 +02:00)

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References

Known identifiers for this event: AL162017 (NOAAid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 309 | About casualties: 8 | Last hour: 0

Tropical Storm Nate takes aim at Mexico and the U.S. after dousing Central America
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:32:00 +0200   latimes (en)

Tropical Storm Nate was bearing down on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and its famed tourist resorts Friday after battering Central America, where it was blamed for at least 21 deaths. The storm's projected path showed it passing over the peninsula by early Saturday, crossing the Gulf of Mexico and making U.

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Hurricane Nate Brings Flooding To Parts Of Gulf Coast
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:27:00 +0200   ibtimes (en)

Hurricane Nate made its way to Mississippi Saturday, bringing heavy flooding to certain parts of the state. Photos and videos from inside casinos in Biloxi showed just how much rain inundated the area. Hurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River Saturday evening, according to the National Hurricane Center .

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If Hurricane Nate ruined your dock or pier, you’ll want to read this
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 23:54:00 +0200   sunherald (en)

If Hurricane Nate damaged or destroyed your pier, boathouse or dock, you may qualify for no permit fees typically charged by the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Any structure built over water that requires a permit by the MDMR can be repaired or rebuilt until April 30, 2018, with no permit fee provided you meet the criteria.

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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 (156), (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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Further information and official advisories can be found at the Severe Weather Information Centre of the World Meteorological Organization, by clicking on the Tropical Cyclone symbols on the world map of the site.