Overall Green alert Flood
in Kenya

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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 1100177
Death: 6
Displaced: -
Countries: Kenya
From - To 01 Sep - 02 Sep

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Western Kenya, September 2019At least 6 people died and more were missing after flash floods swept through narrow gorges of Hell's Gate National Park, Naivasha, Kenya, on 01 September 2019. The incident occurred after heavy rain in surrounding highland areas. A similar incident occurred in 2012.Sun 1 Sep 2019FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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