Overall Green alert Flood
in Iran

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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 1100976
Death: 8
Displaced: 611
Countries: Iran
From - To 14 Jul - 16 Jul


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Iran, Mid-July 2021Flash flooding, storms and heavy rainfall have affected 15 provinces of Iran from 14 July 2021, causing fatalities, displacements and emergency rescues. Iranian Red Crescent (IRC) reported floods in East Azerbaijan, West Azerbaijan, Alborz, Isfahan, Bushehr, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, Kerman, Fars, Sistan and Baluchestan, Semnan, Mazandaran, Hormozgan, Yazd and Kurdistan. The Red Crescent said 2,578 people were affected, 611 people have been displaced from their homes and 58 people had to be rescued. According to Red Crescent reports, 7 people died in floods while 1 person was killed as a result of lightning strike.Tue 20 Jul 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),