Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for KARINA-20

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone KARINA-20 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000715
Name KARINA-20
From - To 13 Sep - 17 Sep
Exposed countries Off-shore
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 93 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge
Vulnerability --


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 93 km/h 0 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 126 km/h 0.5 m 586 mm 0.5
GFS 90 km/h 0.5 m 339 mm 0.5
ECMWF 79 km/h 0.4 m 773 mm 0.5
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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NASA’s water vapor analysis of Tropical Storm Karina shows wind shear ... Sun, 20 Sep 2020 15:32:00 +0200.

When NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the Eastern Pacific Ocean, it gathered water vapor data on Tropical Storm Karina. The data showed that the storm was being affected by wind shear from the northeast, pushing the bulk of clouds to the s
Highlands News-SunFri, 18 Sep 2020 04:18:00 +0200.

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NASA sees heartbreaking scope of US wildfires and storms in a single i ... Thu, 17 Sep 2020 20:23:00 +0200.

West Coast wildfires, three hurricanes and a tropical storm all appear in this one NASA Aqua satellite image from Sept. 15, 2020. NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System Data and Information System. It can be hard to get a mental grasp on th
Hurricanes and fires across US revealed in NASA satellite imageThu, 17 Sep 2020 20:22:00 +0200.

Hurricanes and wildfires across the U.S. have been revealed in an image captured by NASA’s Aqua satellite. The satellite captured the true-color image on Sept. 15, according to the space agency, which noted “the fires in the West, the smoke

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Exposed population

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