Overall Green alert Flood
in China

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100978
Death: 0
Displaced: 3765
Countries: China
From - To 16 Jul - 19 Jul

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Hebei Province, China, July 2021Over 3,000 people were evacuated after floods in the northern province of Hebei, near Beijing in China. Xinhua news agency reported that the most severe flood occurred along the Beiyi River in Yixian County, which was the worst seen in the area since 1963. More than 3,500 meters of roads in the county were damaged, 12 bridges and parts of the mountain collapsed; 431 acres of farmland and 260 acres of orchards were damaged to varying degrees; 10 uninhabited houses collapsed, 7 houses were damaged, and no casualties occurred.Mon 19 Jul 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Articles: 299 | About casualties: 25 | Last hour: 0

Hallan muertos a los 14 obreros atrapados por inundación en un túnel d ... 2021-07-23T00:31+0200.

Los 14 obreros atrapados a consecuencia de una inundación en el túnel que estaban construyendo en la ciudad suroriental china d e Zhuhai el pasado día 15, fueron hallados sin vida, informó hoy el diario local The Paper. Según la fuente, los
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From China to Germany, floods expose climate vulnerability2021-07-23T00:13+0200.

(Reuters) -Deadly floods that have upended life in both China and Germany have sent a stark reminder that climate change is making weather more extreme across the globe. At least 25 people in the central Chinese province of Henan died on Tu
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Environment From China to Germany, floods expose climate vulnerability ... 2021-07-23T00:08+0200.

July 22 (Reuters) - Deadly floods that have upended life in both China and Germany have sent a stark reminder that climate change is making weather more extreme across the globe. At least 25 people in the central Chinese province of Henan d
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Environment From China to Germany, floods expose climate vulnerability ... 2021-07-23T00:02+0200.

July 22 (Reuters) - Deadly floods that have upended life in both China and Germany have sent a stark reminder that climate change is making weather more extreme across the globe. At least 25 people in the central Chinese province of Henan d
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),