Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for IAN-22
in Cuba, United States

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000923
Name IAN-22
From - To 23 Sep - 26 Sep
Exposed countries Cuba, United States
Exposed population 960 thousand in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 213 km/h Category 4
Maximum storm surge 1.3 m (27 Sep 14:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (Cuba)

GDACS Score

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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS NOAA 213 km/h n.a. n.a. 0.5
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.
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 1223 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Tropical Storm Ian to pound Cuba as it becomes a major hurricane2022-09-26T05:47+0200.

HAVANA — Tropical Storm Ian hurtled toward western Cuba on Sunday, prompting the government to evacuate tourists amid expectations of life-threatening storm surges as it turns into a hurricane on Monday, according to the National Hurricane
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When and where will Hurricane Ian hit Florida? See the updated forecas ... 2022-09-26T05:44+0200.

Most of Florida north of Lake Okeechobee is in the National Hurricane Center’s forecast cone for Hurricane Ian, forecasters said. Although there are still days to go, the system is expected to become a hurricane on Monday morning. A state o
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Ian could become 'catastrophic' Category 4 hurricane; Florida Gov. DeS ... 2022-09-26T05:43+0200.

Tropical Storm Ian was forecast to rapidly gain strength Sunday while racing across the Caribbean toward Cuba and threatening a big hit to Florida's west coast later in the week. Ian was 430 miles southeast of Cuba Sunday evening, cruising
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Florida monitors a growing Tropical Storm Ian in Caribbean2022-09-26T05:42+0200.

Authorities and residents in Florida were keeping a cautious eye on Tropical Storm Ian as it rumbled through the Caribbean on Sunday, expected to continue gaining strength and become a major hurricane in the coming days on a forecast track
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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: EC-JRC (39), (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),