Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for SAVANNAH-19

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone SAVANNAH-19 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000553
From - To 14 Mar - 21 Mar
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 185 km/h Category 3
Maximum storm surge 0.2 m (14 Mar 18:00 UTC)
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 185 km/h 0.2 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 209 km/h 0.3 m n.a. 0.5
GFS 187 km/h 0.4 m 1778 mm 1.5
ECMWF 140 km/h 0.3 m 668 mm 0.5
Beta Version - All weather systems in the area: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Risque de formation d’une tempête important à partir de vendrediTue, 19 Mar 2019 10:56:00 +0100.

MÉTÉO. La saison cyclonique 2018 - 2019 ne marque pas de pause. Alors que le Mozambique et le Zimbabwe ont été dévastés par le cyclone tropical intense Idai (voir page 48) , la forte tempête tropicale Savannah vient de nous arriver de la zo
NASA Sees Savannah Lose Its Tropical EyeTue, 19 Mar 2019 05:16:00 +0100.

Tropical Cyclone Savannah weakened and “lost” its eye as high clouds filtered over it. Tropical Cyclone Savannah weakened and “lost” its eye as high clouds filtered over it. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Southern Indian Oc
A la une du mardi 19 mars... Chère Annick Girardin, cycolne Idai, sant ... Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:07:00 +0100.

BONJOUR - Voici les titres développés ce mardi matin 19 mars 2019 - Chère Madame la ministre : où est donc passée notre complicité d'antan ? - Cyclone Idai: au Mozambique et au Zimbabwe le bilan pourrait dépasser le millier de morts - La sa
NASA sees Savannah lose its tropical eyeMon, 18 Mar 2019 22:28:00 +0100.

IMAGE: On March 18, 2019, the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Cyclone Savannah that showed its eye had become cloud-filled. Credit: Credit: NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System

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: EC-JRC (38), INFORM (1),