Overall Green alert Flood
in Austria

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

GDACS ID FL 1100259
Death: 1
Displaced: 60
Countries: Austria
From - To 15 Nov - 19 Nov

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Austria, November 2019As of 19 November, one person died after a landslide in Bad Kleinkirchheim (Carinthia Land, central-southern Austria), while 2 other people have been injured by a mudslide event near Salzburg. Several landslides have been reported Drautal (Carinthia Land) and Gegendtal (central Austria). Over 30 people were evacuated in Styria Land amid concerns over landslides, while 15 residents of Gurk Municipality (Carinthia) were evacuated as the water level of Gurk river have breached the banks. More than 2,000 houses are without power, and road disruptions have isolated several villages.Fri 15 Nov 2019FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
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