Overall Green alert Flood
in Iran

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1100204
Death: 5
Displaced: 137
Countries: Iran
From - To 01 Oct - 08 Oct

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Southeastern Iran, flash floods, October 2019Heavy rain affected the provinces of Sistan and Baluchestan, South Khorasan Fars and Hormozgan from 1-4 October, causing flash floods that resulted in casualties.Mon 7 Oct 2019FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 6 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Build a bridge on flood risk management: UNThu, 10 Oct 2019 13:28:00 +0200.

Organized jointly by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), Special Reporting Committee on Iran Flood 2019 (SRCIF), and the University of Tehran, the workshop was held in Tehran on October 9-10,
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WE ARE not in the winning circle. But the country is inside the circle ... Thu, 03 Oct 2019 14:56:00 +0200.

WE ARE not in the winning circle. But the country is inside the circle... with the highest risk of experiencing multiple climate hazards out of anywhere in the world, followed by Japan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, and China. Around and around, in
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WHO assists Iran to enhance health system resilience against floodsWed, 02 Oct 2019 09:09:00 +0200.

The meeting has been organized in support of the Special Commission for National Report on Floods appointed by President Hassan Rouhani. The event brought together a diverse array of international experts and national stakeholders from scie
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15 minTue, 01 Oct 2019 17:48:00 +0200.

TEHRAN - World Health Organization (WHO) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MoHME) of the Islamic Republic of Iran hold a two-day (1-2 October 2019) expert meeting in Tehran on Science-Policy-Practice Interf
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (30), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),