Overall Orange alert Flood
in Malaysia

Event summary

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

People Killed: 34
People displaced: 215000
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: 20 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Latest humanitarian snapshot highlights Storm Jangmi in the Philippines and Malaysia floodsMon, 05 Jan 2015 13:20:00 +0100. PHILIPPINES. Tropical Storm Jangmi formed in the east of Mindanao on 28 Dec, intensifying as it made landfall in Hinatuan municipality, Surigao del Sur province (Region XIII), on 29 Dec. The storm made a total of five landfalls and then weakened into...
Philippines: Asia and the Pacific: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (30 Dec 2014 - 5 Jan 2015)Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:19:00 +0100. PHILIPPINES. Tropical Storm Jangmi formed in the east of Mindanao on 28 Dec, intensifying as it made landfall in Hinatuan municipality, Surigao del Sur province (Region XIII), on 29 Dec. The storm made a total of five landfalls and then weakened into...
Climate change not sole cause of weather-related disastersMon, 05 Jan 2015 04:19:00 +0100. Feng Zengkun. The Straits Times. Publication Date : 05-01-2015. What is happening to the weather in Southeast Asia and the larger Asia-Pacific region? In the past month alone, severe floods have battered Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines...
Malaysia floods: Picking up the piecesSat, 03 Jan 2015 01:55:00 +0100. Kuala Krai, Kelantan, is one of the worst hit towns after several states were inundated in one of the worst floods in Malaysia in 30 years. Other states include Terengganu and Pahang. At least 21 people have been killed and eight others are missing, ...

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
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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),