Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for NAMTHEUN-21

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone NAMTHEUN-21 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000838
From - To 10 Oct - 17 Oct
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 120 km/h Category 1
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 120 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 108 km/h 0.5 m 613 mm 0.5
GFS 119 km/h 0.4 m 697 mm 0.5
ECMWF n.a n.a. n.a. n.a.
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.
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: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

'Bomb cyclone' brings severe wind warnings to Vancouver Island2021-10-20T21:18+0200.

Victoria - Most likely you weren’t tracking Typhoon Namtheun while it was churning in the western Pacific Ocean throughout the second week of October. After all, that was happening hundreds of kilometres away and didn’t impact our days. It’
Accuweather: Beast of a bomb cyclone is set to wallop the West Coast2021-10-20T16:49+0200.

(This article originally appeared AccuWeather Global Weather Centre A beast of a bomb cyclone will take shape just off the coast of the northwestern United States and western Canada later this week, and AccuWeather forecasters say it will r

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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 (38), INFORM (1),