Overall Green alert Flood
in Italy

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101173
Death: 0
Displaced: 100
Countries: Italy
From - To 09 Nov - 11 Nov

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Southern Italy, Mid-November 2021Severe weather brought by 'Storm Blas' caused some flooding in Sicily and Sardinia in southern Italy from 09 November 2021. Media and the Fire Service reported flooding and minor landslides in areas of Menf, Trapani, Sambuca di Sicilia and Agrigento in Sicily. In Sardinia, one person was rescued by fire crews from flood waters in Arzana. Heavy rain related to Storm Blas also caused flooding and damage in Algeria, the Balearic Islands in Spain and southern France, which are all reported separately.Thu 11 Nov 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: 23 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Al menos un muerto a causa de una fuerte tormenta en la isla italiana ... 2021-11-17T17:27+0100.

El Cuerpo de Bomberos de Italia ha informado este miércoles de que al menos una persona ha muerto a causa de una fuerte tormenta que ha golpeado la isla de Sicilia, en el sur del país. Un hombre ha fallecido tras ser alcanzado por un tornad
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Italia.- Al menos un muerto a causa de una fuerte tormenta en la isla ... 2021-11-17T16:53+0100.

MADRID, 17 Nov. (EUROPA PRESS) - El Cuerpo de Bomberos de Italia ha informado este miércoles de que al menos una persona ha muerto a causa de una fuerte tormenta que ha golpeado la isla de Sicilia, en el sur del país. Un hombre ha fallecido
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Al menos un muerto a causa de una fuerte tormenta en la isla italiana ... 2021-11-17T16:43+0100.

MADRID, 17 Nov. (EUROPA PRESS) - El Cuerpo de Bomberos de Italia ha informado este miércoles de que al menos una persona ha muerto a causa de una fuerte tormenta que ha golpeado la isla de Sicilia, en el sur del país. Un hombre ha fallecido
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Frane e allagamenti, con l’autunno riemerge l’Italia fragile2021-11-17T01:57+0100.

DI V. GENTILE. Frane nel Bolognese, un muraglione di contenimento crollato a Genova a causa delle piogge intense, un morto nel Sud della Sardegna, allagamenti e smottamenti in Puglia, nubifragi alluvionali lungo tutta la Penisola. L’autunno
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), INGV (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),