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Rain map with eTraP data. (Source: JRC)
Storm surge maximum height. (Source: JRC)
Tropical Cyclone ISAAC-12 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 39.
- Tropical Cyclone Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 130 km/h)
- from 21/08/2012 21:00 UTC to 30/08/2012 21:00 UTC
- Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 1.5million
- Vulnerability: Low
Potential rainfall is calculated based on rainfall observed by several microwave satellite sensors.
The image shows the total rainfall accumulation associated with the cyclone.
The maximum Storm surge height is
in Kenner, United States. This
height is estimated for 29 Aug 2012 18:13:00.
Known identifiers for this event: TC-2012-000152-HTI (glide) sh1912 (jtwcId) SH192012 (noaaId)
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Louisiana blames fifth U.S. death on Isaac
Mon, 03 Sep 2012 21:00:00 +0200
Louisiana authorities blamed a fifth death on the effects of last week's Hurricane Isaac on Monday after a 90-year-old man died in a sweltering home without electricity in suburban New Orleans.
People and organisations: Jefferson Parish
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Catholic Charities USA and Its Local Gulf Coast Agencies Move to Full Assessment and Service Delivery in Aftermath of Isaac
Mon, 03 Sep 2012 20:53:00 +0200
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), among the nation's largest disaster response organizations, reported today that a major assessment of the ...
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Oyster industry benefits from preparing for Hurricane Isaac
Mon, 03 Sep 2012 20:40:00 +0200
“In the next seven days, we’ll have a much clearer picture,” he said last week in Louisiana. Voisin believes that in the next couple of weeks, the fresh market for some oyster species will be “dry,” and that hopefully Louisiana health officials will be doing water sampling in oyster areas in the next few days.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (35), (2), WMO (5), JTWC (3), BOM (1), NASA (1), NOAA (4), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), SWCB (1), Unisys (1),
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