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					   HIGHLIGHTS OF NOTABLE
      DISASTERS OF 2012

PART 2B: 2012 WESTERN PACIFIC
       TYPHOON SEASON
    (In Chronological Order)

   Walter Hays, Global Alliance for
   Disaster Reduction, University of
         North Carolina, USA
THE 2012 WESTERN PACIFIC
    TYPHOON SEASON:
  Part 2B (CONTINUED)
     NAMES OF THE STORMS OF 2012

•   PAKHAR – March 27
•   MARWAR – May 31-June 6
•   TALIM – June 8
•   DOKSURI – June 25-30
•   VICENTE – July 24-25
•   SAOLA – July 28
•   DAMREY – August 1
       NAMES OF 2012’S STORMS

•   HAIKUI – August 6
•   KIROGI – August 9
•   TAI-TAK – August 16
•   TEMBIN – August 18
•   BOLAVEN – September 4
•   SAMBA – THE WORST, September 12
•   JELAWAT – September 20
     NAMES OF THE STORMS OF 2012

•   EWINIAR – September 24
•   MALEKSI – September 29
•   GAEMI – September 29
•   PRAPIROON – October 7
•   MARIA – October 14
•   SON-TINH – October 19
•   BOPHA – Nov. 29-DEC. 5
   STORM TRACKS OF
NOTABLE STORMS OF THE
     2012 SEASON
18 STORM TRACKS AS OF
 SEPTEMBER 28, 2012
22 STORM TRACKS AS OF
    OCTOBER 21, 2012
CUMMULATIVE SOCIETAL
      IMPACTS
                 th
   AS OF SEPT 28


       458 DEAD
     $3.36 BILLION
TROPICAL STORM JELAWAT:
 EAST OF GUAM: SEPT. 20
              TH
JELAWAT, THE 17 STORM OF
 THE SEASON, EVENTUALLY
  REACHED TOKYO, JAPAN,
   IMPACTING 100 MILLION
PEOPLE WITH MANY INJURIES,
      BUT FEW DEATHS
TROPICAL STORM EWINIAR FORMS
 WEST OF GUAM: SEPTEMBER 20
TYPHOON JELAWAT’S PATH:
  SEPT. 20 - OCT. 1, 2012
TYPHOON JELAWAT:
SEPTEMBER 28, 2012
The wind field that reached
  300 kph when Typhoon
   Jelawat jumped over
 Okinawa decreased to 120
kph when it reached Tokyo .
WIND OVERTURNED A VEHICLE IN
     NAHA CITY, OKINAWA
TYPHOON EWINIAR FORMED
NEAR GUAM: SEPTEMBER 24
TYPHOON MALEKSI: FORMED
NEAR CHUUK; SEPTEMBER 29
TYPHOON GAEMI NEAR
VIETNAM:SEPTEMBER 29
TROPICAL STORM PRAPIROON
  NEAR GUAM:OCTOBER 7
TROPICAL STORM MARIA:
   OCTOBER 14, 2012
TYPHOON SON-TINH:
 OCTOBER 19, 2012
 TYPHOON BOPHA:
NOV. 29 - DEC. 5, 2012
24 STORM TRACKS AS OF
   DECEMBER 17, 2012
CUMMULATIVE SOCIETAL
      IMPACTS
  AS OF DEC. 22, 2021


      1,581 DEAD
    > $5.50 BILLION

				
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