Overall Green alert Flood
in Senegal

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100598
Death: 6
Displaced: -
Countries: Senegal
From - To 04 Sep - 04 Sep


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Senegal, September 2020Heavy rainfall from 04 September caused flooding in several regions of Senegal, including the capital Dakar. As of 07 September, local media reported 6 fatalities. The government activated the Plan Orsec (Organisation de la Reponse de Securite Civile) emergency response on 06 September.Fri 4 Sep 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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