Overall Green alert Flood
in Madagascar

Event summary

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

Glide number: 2018-000023
People Killed: 17
People displaced: 6200

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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. Last 24 hours events are highlighted in yellow. Small earthquakes are shown as green boxes. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Madagascar: Tropical Storm Eliakim - Mar 2018
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:27:00 +0100.

Severe Tropical Storm Eliakim made landfall in the Masoala Peninsula on 16 March at 10 a.m. local time. The weather system is expected to make a second landfall in the district of Mananara Nord in the afternoon of 16 March. Eliakim is expec
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World: Global Weather Hazards Summary - March 16 - 22, 2018
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 23:48:00 +0100.

Drought continues in Southern Africa, while parts of Madagascar and Kenya are on flood watch Due to poor rainfall since November western Namibia is in a severe drought. Conditions may worsen as limited rain is forecast next week. In southwe
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (28), NASA (7), INFORM (1),