Product ID: 2750 - English
Published: 21 Dec, 2017
GLIDE: FL20171211VNM

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Tembin-17 is a tropical cyclone that is currently moving west from the Philippine Sea towards the South China Sea. At present time, Temblin-17 is crossing the Philippines with maximum sustained winds of 65 km/h and gusts of 73 km/h. The tropical cyclone is expected to reach Vietnam as a category 1 Typhoon on 26 December 2017 and dissipate afterwards in Cambodia.
Based on data of the observed and predicted tropical cyclone path, wind speeds from JRC (21 December 2017 at 00:00 UTC), and population data from WorldPop, UNITAR-UNOSAT conducted a population exposure analysis for Vietnam:
- 5.6 million people are living within 90km/h wind zones.
- 17.5 million people are living within 60km/h wind zones.
- 23 million people are living within 60km/h wind zones.
Cyclone Track: Joint Research Center-GDACS
Administrative Levels: GADM
Spatial Demographic Data: WorldPop (2015)
Analysis: UNITAR-UNOSAT (21/12/2017)