Overall Green alert Flood
in Brazil

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101822
Death: 3
Displaced: 4794
Countries: Brazil
From - To 17 Jan - 27 Jan


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Santa Catarina, Brazil, Mid-January 2023Stormy weather that began on 17 January 2023 caused flooding, landslides and wind damage in the state of Santa Catarina in southern Brazil. The state government said 26 municipalities reported losses due to the storms, as of 19 January. Rio Negrinho, Ascurra, Rodeio, Bom Jesus and Ituporanga were among the worst affected.Sat 21 Jan 2023FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. 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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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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),