Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for OLGA-19
in United States

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone OLGA-19 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID TC 1000622
Name OLGA-19
From - To 25 Oct - 26 Oct
Exposed countries United States
Exposed population No people in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed 83 km/h, Tropical storm
Maximum storm surge 0.6 m (26 Oct 09:00 UTC)
Vulnerability Low (United States)


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+ Wind Storm surge Rainfall GDACS score
GDACS 83 km/h 0.6 m n.a. 0.5
Single TC: maximum expected impact (wind, storm surge, rainfall)
HWRF 108 km/h 0.2 m 373 mm 0.5
GFS 97 km/h 0.4 m 322 mm 0.5
ECMWF 94 km/h 0.4 m 304 mm 0.5
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NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Olga Merge with a Cold FrontTue, 29 Oct 2019 05:04:00 +0100.

Tropical Depression 17 strengthened briefly into a tropical storm on the same day it formed, Oct. 25. NASA’s Terra satellite captured a look at the clouds associated with its remnants merging with a cold front over the southern U.S. Tropic
Tropical Storm Olga forms in Gulf of MexicoMon, 28 Oct 2019 18:24:00 +0100.

ORLANDO, Fla. Tropical Storm Olga has formed in the western Gulf of Mexico. It is expected to soon merge with a cold front and become what forecasters are calling a post-tropical low as it closes in on Louisiana, according to the latest adv
NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Olga merge with a cold frontMon, 28 Oct 2019 17:06:00 +0100.

IMAGE: When NASA's Terra satellite passed over the eastern U.S. on Oct. 26, it found post-tropical cyclone Olga's clouds spreading into the Mississippi Valley, but there was no discernable center of... Credit: NASA Worldview. Tropical Depr
Tropical Storm Olga forms; will soak northern Gulf CoastMon, 28 Oct 2019 10:21:00 +0100.

TAMPA, Fla. Days before Halloween, yet another tropical storm has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Storm Olga will likely be short-lived, but still bring heavy rain to the northern Gulf Coast. As of Friday evening, Olga was located ab

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (59), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (1), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),