Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for LUBAN-18
in Yemen

Event summary

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

Name: LUBAN-18
From - To 08 Oct - 14 Oct
Exposed countries: Yemen
Exposed population: No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 139 km/h, Category 1
Maximum storm surge: 0.3 m (13 Oct 01:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: High (YEM)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 74 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Scores injured as tropical storm hits eastern Yemen
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 20:04:00 +0200.

By Mubarak Mohamed SANAA, Yemen. Scores of people were injured and hundreds of families displaced as a tropical storm struck Yemen’s eastern Mahra province, according to a local Yemeni spokesman on Monday. "Heavy rains and floods have left
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Mon, 15 Oct 2018 18:45:00 +0200.

Tropical cyclone TITLI made landfall north of Mandasa (Andhra Pradesh, India) on 11 October early morning UTC with maximum sustained winds of 165 km/h. Heavy rainfall has affected Odisha, with Digha recording 142 mm, Balasore 109 mm, Bhuban
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Yemeni army closes in on Al Houthi founder home
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:42:00 +0200.

Cairo: Yemeni government forces, supported by an Arab coalition, have pushed deeper into a northern stronghold of Al Houthis, coming closer to the house of the militant group’s founder, a senior army commander said on Monday. “The National
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Cyclone Luban hits Yemen, strands families
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 16:49:00 +0200.

A tropical storm has struck Yemen's eastern Mahra province, injuring scores of people and displacing hundreds of families from their homes, local Yemeni spokesman said Monday. "Heavy rains and floods have left more than 100 people injured w
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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),