Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for DINEO-17
in Mozambique

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone DINEO-17 can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000337
Name DINEO-17
From - To 13 Feb - 16 Feb
Exposed countries Mozambique
Exposed population 510 thousand in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 139 km/h, Category 1
Maximum storm surge 0.9 m (15 Feb 17:00 UTC)
Vulnerability High (Mozambique)


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 139 km/h 0.9 m n.a. 1.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
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Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

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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 (35), (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),