Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HECTOR-18
Off-shore

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HECTOR-18 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name: HECTOR-18
From - To 31 Jul - 15 Aug
Exposed countries: Off-shore
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 250 km/h, Category 4
Maximum storm surge: 0 m (01 Jan 00:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: --

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 595 | About casualties: 10 | Last hour: 0

Hikianalia ready to set sail for San Francisco, following 2-week delay
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:29:00 +0200.

After more than two-weeks’ delay, the Hikianalia and her crew are scheduled to depart Sand Island for northern California at noon on Friday. The departure officially launches the “Alahula Kai o Maleka,” which honors the frequented pathway
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Tropical Storm Lane May Threaten Hawaii
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:06:00 +0200.

Another tropical storm is traveling toward Hawaii and could affect the islands next week. Tropical storm Lane is expected to strengthen rapidly over the next few days and turn into a hurricane by Friday, but it is still unclear whether the
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Tropical Storm Lane May Threaten Hawaii
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:19:00 +0200.

Another tropical storm is traveling toward Hawaii and could affect the islands next week. Tropical storm Lane is expected to strengthen rapidly over the next few days and turn into a hurricane by Friday, but it is still unclear whether the
...(more)
Tropical Storm Lane forecast to grow into major hurricane in Central P ...
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:51:00 +0200.

Tropical Storm Lane formed far out in the East Pacific early Wednesday and is forecast to be a Category 3 hurricane with 120 mph winds about 1,000 miles southeast of Hawaii island when it enters the Central Pacific on Saturday. Lane had max
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (58), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),