Overall Green alert Flood
in Vietnam

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100629
Death: 2
Displaced: -
Countries: Vietnam
From - To 25 Sep - 28 Sep


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Northern Vietnam, Late September 2020Vietnam's Disaster Management Authority reports that 2 people died and 7 others injured in northern provinces following heavy rains and landslides from 26 September 2020. Fatalities, injuries and damage to homes was reported in Phu Tho. Homes were damaged in Lao Cai. ain related damage, in particular to crops, was also reported in Ha Giang and Yen Bai provinces.Fri 25 Sep 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 3 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),