Overall Green alert Flood
in Solomon Islands

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100401
Death: 8
Displaced: 600
Countries: Solomon Islands
From - To 11 Mar - 16 Mar

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Solomon Islands, March 2020Heavy rain in the Solomon Islands triggered flooding on the islands of Malaita and Guadalcanal. Police reported 8 people were buried in a landslide in Lambi, west Guadalcanal, on 12 March.Wed 11 Mar 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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