Overall Green alert Flood
in Mexico

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101104
Death: 1
Displaced: -
Countries: Mexico
From - To 24 Sep - 28 Sep

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Mexico City, Late September 2021Media and civil protection authorities reported severe flash floods in areas of Mexico City from 26 September 2021. According to Secretaría de Gestión Integral de Riesgos y PC, around 30 homes were damaged in Xochimilco, where the San Buenaventura River broke its banks. Motorists were rescued from flooded roads in Picacho Ajusco. Roads were also flooded in Tlalpan, Álvaro Obregón and Cuajimalpa de Morelos. As of 27 September no fatalities, injuries or evacuations were reported.Mon 27 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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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),