Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for MALIKSI-24
in China

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone MALIKSI-24 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1001065
From - To 31 May - 31 May
Exposed countries China
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 56 km/h Tropical depression
Maximum storm surge n.a.
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 56 km/h n.a. n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 97 km/h n.a. 344 mm 0.5
GFS n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
ECMWF 79 km/h 0.5 m 370 mm 0.5
Maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge and rainfall) using different data sources.
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China - Tropical depression (ECHO 31 May 2024)Fri, 31 May 2024 09:48

  • A tropical depression, formed in the South China Sea on 29 May, is moving north towards south-eastern China.
  • The weather system will strengthen slightly and it will approach the south-central coast of the Guangdong Province as a tropical depression on 31 May late morning (UTC). After that, it will continue north-east, dissipating towards the Jiangxi Province.
  • For the next 24 hours, moderate to heavy rainfall and strong winds are expected over Hainan Island - under a blue typhoon warning - Fujian, Guangdong, southern and eastern Jiangxi, and central and southern Zhejiang provinces. 
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (40), INFORM (1), (1),