Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for TWENTYFIVE-22

Event summary

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

GDACS ID TC 1000939
From - To 19 Oct - 22 Oct
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 56 km/h Tropical depression
Maximum storm surge 0.8 m (22 Oct 20:00 UTC)
Vulnerability --


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Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS JTWC 46 km/h 0.9 m 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.
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Philippines - Tropical Cyclone TWENTYFIVE (ECHO 21 Oct 2022)Fri, 21 Oct 2022 09:58

  • Tropical Cyclone TWENTYFIVE (named "Obet" in the Philippines) formed over the northern Philippine Sea on 19 October and started moving west toward the Luzon Strait (between Taiwan and the Philippines). On 21 October at 03.00 UTC  (11.00 in the Philippines time), its centre was located offshore approximately 140 km east of the Batanes Islands, with maximum sustained winds of 55 km/h (tropical depression).
  • On 21-24 October, "Obet" is expected to continue moving westward, entering in the South China Sea, and strenghtening up to maximum sustained winds of 100 km/h (tropical storm).
  • Over the next 48 hours, heavy rainfall and strong winds are forecast over the whole Luzon Island, while very heavy rainfall is forecast over northern Luzon and the Batanes Islands. PAGASA has issued a Wind Signal No. 1 and a general flood advisory for northern Luzon and the Batanes.
Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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