Overall Green alert Flood
in China

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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 1102211
Death: 2
Displaced: 11000
Countries: China
From - To 07 Sep - 11 Sep

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Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Guangdong Province, China, Early September 2023Torrential rain of as much as 800 mm flooded streets of Hong Kong on 08 September 2023, causing widespread disruption and damage and resulting in at least 2 fatalities. Flooding also occurred in nearby Guangdong province, in particular in areas of Shenzhen and Meizhou, where around 11,000 people were evacuated.Mon 11 Sep 2023FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
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