Overall Green alert Flood
in France

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101057
Death: 1
Displaced: 100
Countries: France
From - To 24 Aug - 20 Sep


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Southwestern France, Early September 2021Heavy rain fell in areas of Lot-et-Garonne and Aude departments in southwestern from late 08 September 2021. Firefighters responded to 130 incidents due to floods in Agen, Lot-et-Garonne, which saw record rainfall. Some roads were flooded in Nérac and Marmande and the roof of a building damaged in Boé. Some roads were also flooded in Lézignan-Corbières, Aude.Thu 9 Sep 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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Latest media headlines

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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),