Overall Green alert Flood
in Mexico

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

GDACS ID FL 1101821
Death: 2
Displaced: 90
Countries: Mexico
From - To 15 Jan - 18 Jan

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Baja California State, Mexico, January 2023Local government authorities in Tijuana and the state of Baja California, Mexico, reported heavy rain caused flooding and landslides in the city of Tijuana and surrounding areas on 16 January 2023. Two people died and two were rescued after a landslide in the Tejamen neighbourhood. Two people were rescued from a landslide in the Campos neighbourhood. Schools were suspended. As of 17 January, 90 people had evacuated their homes and were staying in 3 relief centres.Thu 19 Jan 2023FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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