Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for HALE-23

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone HALE-23 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000955
Name HALE-23
From - To 06 Jan - 08 Jan
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 83 km/h Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.2 m (08 Jan 05:00 UTC)
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 65 km/h 0.2 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 108 km/h 0.6 m 296 mm 0.5
GFS 83 km/h 0.5 m 319 mm 0.5
ECMWF 83 km/h 0.7 m 369 mm 0.5
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 115 | About casualties: 7 | Last hour: 0

Hopes emergency pods will be ready for the next East Coast weather eve ... 2023-01-12T03:33+0100.

As Tairāwhiti works to clean up the chaos left in the wake of Cyclone Hale , iwi, government and council are looking towards the future of emergency management. The Tairāwhiti Marae Resilience and Emergency Preparedness project will see 20
Summer of discontent: Cyclone Hale blows away - but more rain is on th ... 2023-01-12T02:02+0100.

A vicious cyclone that has battered large parts of the North Island is headed out the door, according to MetService - but we’re not under blue skies yet. Ex Cyclone Hale dumped heavy rain in the Coromandel and caused surface flooding in Wha
Live: Part of Auckland gets month’s rain in day, Gisborne told to ‘pre ... 2023-01-10T01:43+0100.

Auckland’s north and Northland have been hit by nearly a month’s worth of rain in the past 24 hours as ex-Cyclone Hale strikes, Metservice says. Some Gisborne residents are being told to “prepare to evacuate” with conditions being described
Weather: Cyclone Hale hits: Auckland’s north gets month’s rain in 24 h ... 2023-01-10T01:40+0100.

“We need to open the valves into waterways to avoid wastewater overflows into people’s homes and through manholes on the street, which can cause health risks.” The North Island is being hammered by the rapidly-moving ex-Cyclone Hale and for

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 (40), INFORM (1), (1),