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Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for TALAS-17
in Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand, China, Myanmarfrom 15 Jul 2017 12:00 UTC to 16 Jul 2017 18:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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Tropical Cyclone TALAS-17 can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the Maximum sustained wind speed and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on advisory number 6: (17 Jul 2017 15:33).

  • Tropical Cyclone Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h)
  • from 15 Jul 2017 12:00 UTC to 16 Jul 2017 18:00 UTC
  • Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0
  • inserted at 16 Jul 2017 19:19:27 UTC
  • Vulnerability: High

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 tropical cyclone did not reach sufficient strength to cause significant storm surge.

References

Known identifiers for this event: WP062017 (JTWCid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 43 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

8 dead, 4 missing as Typhoon Talas hit C. Vietnam
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:44:00 +0200   sinacom-en (en)

HANOI, July 20 (Xinhua) -- Typhoon Talas, which hit Vietnam's central provinces Monday, has left eight people dead and four others missing. Talas was the second tropical storm the country has faced so far this year. It has also caused 175 houses to collapse, ripped roofs off nearly 6,200 houses,....

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8 dead, 4 missing as Typhoon Talas hit C. Vietnam
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:57:00 +0200   xinhuanet_en (en)

HANOI, July 20 (Xinhua) -- Typhoon Talas, which hit Vietnam's central provinces Monday, has left eight people dead and four others missing. Talas was the second tropical storm the country has faced so far this year. It has also caused 175 houses to collapse, ripped roofs off nearly 6,200 houses,....

People and organisations:

Réparation des dégâts provoqués par le typhon Talas
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 05:06:00 +0200   vietnamplus-fr (fr)

Ha Tinh (VNA) - Le typhon Talas a frappé lundi matin 17 juillet les provinces centrales de Nghe An et de Ha Tinh, causant de nombreux dégâts humains et matériels. Le vice-Premier ministre Trinh Dinh Dung, président du comité national de recherche et de sauvetage, a présidé une visioconférence sur la....

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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 (132), (2), DesInventar (1), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (3), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), SWCB (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), ECMWF (1), HWRF (1), GFS (1), INFORM (2),

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