Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for GASTON-22
in Portugal

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone GASTON-22 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000919
Name GASTON-22
From - To 20 Sep - 26 Sep
Exposed countries Portugal
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 102 km/h Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.1 m (24 Sep 02:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Portugal)


For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS NOAA 65 km/h 0.1 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 122 km/h 1.3 m 548 mm 0.5
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF 212 km/h 1.7 m 375 mm 0.5
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 435 | About casualties: 29 | Last hour: 0

A Cat 4+ hurricane has touched almost every part of the Gulf Coast in ... 2022-09-29T20:45+0200.

Almost every part of the Gulf Coast from Texas to Florida has been devastated by a during the past four years. was the latest massive storm to strengthen in the Gulf of Mexico before bringing life-threatening flooding and powerful winds to
While Hurricane Ian slams Florida from Gulf of Mexico, another depress ... 2022-09-28T22:32+0200.

While all eyes are focused on the Gulf of Mexico as slams into Florida, another tropical depression formed Wednesday in the Atlantic, forecasters said. The new depression does not pose a threat to land. Related: Hurricane Ian makes landfall
Hurricane Ian strengthens to nearly Category 5 storm ahead of Florida ... 2022-09-28T14:33+0200.

strengthened to nearly a Category 5 storm in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday ahead of landfall in Florida later in the day as a "catastrophic" hurricane, forecasters said. Latest path: See the latest track for Hurricane Ian Hurricane Ian ha
L’UE dénonce un «sabotage» des gazoducs Nord Stream, les prorusses rev ... 2022-09-28T08:32+0200.

L’actu. 4300 lits d’hôpital ont été fermés en 2021. Selon une étude du ministère de la Santé publiée mardi, les établissements de santé français ont supprimé plus de 4300 lits d’hospitalisation complète et créé dans le même temps 2700 place

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (40), (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),