Overall Green alert Flood
in United States

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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 1100675
Death: 7
Displaced: 174
Countries: United States
From - To 10 Nov - 13 Nov

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North Carolina, USA, November 2020A period of heavy rain triggered flash flooding across North Carolina, USA from 11 November. As of 13 November, 7 fatalities were reported, with around 200 people rescued. The heavy rain was brought by moisture from remnants of Storm Eta colliding with a cold front. Heavy rain was also reported in Virginia and South Carolina.Tue 10 Nov 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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