Overall Green alert Flood
in Uganda

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101630
Death: 7
Displaced: 1755
Countries: Uganda
From - To 02 Sep - 11 Sep


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Eastern Region, Uganda, Early September 2022Heavy rain on 09 September caused flash floods along Simu river in Bulambui district, Eastern Region, Uganda. Buildings and crops were damaged or destroyed. Local media and Red Cross reported over 351 households / 1,755 people affected or displaced, and 4 people missing feared dead.Mon 12 Sep 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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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),