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: 601 | About casualties: 10 | Last hour: 0

New hurricane makes run toward Hawaii 1 HR Hurricane Lane is expected ...
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:19:00 +0200.

Hurricane Lane is expected to make a run at Hawaii next week, with an outcome similar to Hurricane Hector last week, The Weather Channel reported. Lane became the sixth hurricane of the eastern Pacific season Thursday night. That is about t
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New hurricane makes run toward Hawaii 29 Mins Hurricane Lane is expect ...
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:42:00 +0200.

Hurricane Lane is expected to make a run at Hawaii next week, with an outcome similar to Hurricane Hector last week, The Weather Channel reported. Lane became the sixth hurricane of the eastern Pacific season Thursday night. That is about t
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New hurricane makes run toward Hawaii 6 Mins Hurricane Lane is expecte ...
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:24:00 +0200.

Hurricane Lane is expected to make a run at Hawaii next week, with an outcome similar to Hurricane Hector last week, The Weather Channel reported. Lane became the sixth hurricane of the eastern Pacific season Thursday night. That is about t
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Unpaid: After Hurricane Harvey, Texas failed to defend workers against ...
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:26:00 +0200.

An investigation by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting and The Dallas Morning News found the state failed to implement the most basic defenses against wage theft after Hurricane Harvey, leaving some workers in the rebuilding
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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 (58), BOM (1), JTWC (1), (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), INFORM (1),