Overall Orange alert Flood
in Brazil

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101205
Death: 86
Displaced: 207928
Countries: Brazil
From - To 08 Nov - 09 Jan

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Furnas Lake, Minas Gerais, January 2022Part of a cliff collapsed in Furnas Lake, near Capitólio in the southwest of the state of Minas Gerais on 08 January 2022. Rocks fell onto a group of pleasure boaters on the lake. As of 09 January, at least 9 people had died, 32 were injured and many though to be missing. Officials suggested that the heavy rainfall seen in the state earlier this year could have contributed to the rock fall. The Brazilian Navy is set to investigate the causes of the accident.Mon 10 Jan 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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: 8 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

An Ode To The Planet: The Need For A Global Pledge To Make 2022 A Clim ... 2022-01-01T13:19+0100.

A Step Before Catastrophe. How brutal and wicked have we been We encroached ancients lines, We troubled space and ruptured our peace We messed everything massed by nature for good , We have in so many ways murdered sleep And sleep has becom
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Floods in Brazil killed at least 20 people and Bolsonaro continued to ... 2021-12-29T22:35+0100.

Original Title: At least 20 people were killed in floods in Brazil, Bolsonaro continues to take a vacation, causing dissatisfaction. [环球网报道 记者 赵建东]According to the “New York Times” report on the 28th, the recent floods in the state of Bahia
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Torrent; Two dams collapse in Brazil; Fear | Brazil | Flood2021-12-28T11:02+0100.

Panic erupted after two tornadoes collapsed in the northeastern Brazilian state of Bahia following a tornado. Extreme levels of flood danger were announced in at least two places. The Igua Dam on the Veruga River near the town of Vitoria da
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LA RASSEGNA STAMPA DAL MONDO ULTIMISSIME ANSA E LA GAZZETTA CAMPAMA2021-12-28T06:28+0100.

– 28 DIC.- 05:38 Brasile: 20 le vittime delle alluvioni, 63 mila sfollati Ultima ora. 100 su 116 i Comuni in emergenza TAGS: Inondazione Frane, Valanghe – 28 DIC.- 04:15 Media siriani, ‘attacco israeliano al porto di Latakia’ Ultima ora. Il
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Data, images, links, services and documents

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