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Overall Green alert Flood
in Australiafrom 11 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC to 13 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • from 11 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC to 13 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC
  • 2 killed and 0 displaced
  • inserted at 14 Feb 2017 17:20:03 UTC

References

Latest media headlines

Articles: 67 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Wildfire razes homes in New Zealand
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:59:00 +0100   news-yahoo (en)

A wildfire destroyed at least 11 homes and forced hundreds of terrified residents to evacuate in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, authorities said Thursday. Civil defence officials declared a state of emergency in the South Island city late Wednesday as two blazes that had been smouldering for days merged into a single giant fire-front.

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Wildfire razes homes in New Zealand
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:15:00 +0100   thedailystarBD (en)

A wildfire destroyed at least 11 homes and forced hundreds of terrified residents to evacuate in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, authorities said yesterday. Civil defence officials declared a state of emergency in the South Island city late Wednesday as two blazes that had been smouldering for days merged into a single giant fire-front.

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12:46 New Zealand Wildfires Destroy Homes and Forces Evacuations
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:51:00 +0100   plenglish (en)

16 de febrero de 2017, 12:46 Wellington, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The New Zeland Civilian Defence confirmed one deade and one thousand evacuated because of the wild fires in Port Hills,near the city of Christchurch. According to the sources the authorities have evacuated 400 houses located near two....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (44), NASA (8), INFORM (1),

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