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 1100829
Death: 3
Displaced: -
Countries: Vietnam
From - To 16 Apr - 18 Apr

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Northern Vietnam, April 2021Flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains swept parts of Lao Cai Province, northern Vietnam, on 17 April 2021. 36 homes were damaged, 3 people died. 1 home was also damaged in Ha Giang.Sun 18 Apr 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

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

MIL-OSI Asia-Pac: PM requests efforts to deal with floods in northern ... Sun, 18 Apr 2021 08:56:00 +0200.

Source: Socialist Republic of Vietnam. In the dispatch to the People’s Committees of the six northern mountainous provinces of Lai Chau, Yen Bai, Son La, Ha Giang and Tuyen Quang, the Central Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Control,
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),