Overall Orange alert Flood
in China

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101029
Death: 21
Displaced: 93753
Countries: China
From - To 07 Aug - 26 Aug

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Chongqing, China, August 2021Xinhua news agency reported more than 3,000 people affected by floods and heavy rain in Chongqing, China from around 24 August 2021. Heavy rain was reported in 29 districts and counties. Over 100 houses were destroyed.Fri 27 Aug 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: 61 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

¿Wang Yang está a punto de reemplazar a Xi Jinping como secretario gen ... 2021-08-25T02:28+0200.

Recientemente, la reunión secreta de Beidaihe en China acaba de terminar y se volvió viral en Internet. Un Partido Comunista de alto rango no identificado reveló que Wang Yang, el actual presidente del Comité Nacional de la Conferencia Cons
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¿La crisis climática alimentó a Henri y las inundaciones de Tennessee?2021-08-24T11:30+0200.

A medida que el oeste de los EE. UU. Se hornea en una sequía prolongada, partes de la mitad oriental del país se han enfrentado al problema opuesto, ya que las lluvias extremas y los vientos feroces afectaron a comunidades tan distantes com
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Q&A: did the climate crisis fuel Henri and the Tennessee flooding?2021-08-24T09:44+0200.

A s the US west bakes in a prolonged drought, parts of the eastern half of the country have faced the opposite problem as extreme rainfall and fierce winds took their toll on communities as far apart as Tennessee and Climate scientists have
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Q&A: did the climate crisis fuel Henri and the Tennessee flooding?2021-08-24T09:42+0200.

As the US west bakes in a prolonged drought, parts of the eastern half of the country have faced the opposite problem as extreme rainfall and fierce winds took their toll on communities as far apart as Tennessee and Rhode Island. Climate sc
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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