Overall Green alert Flood
in Iran, Oman

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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 1101116
Death: 15
Displaced: 5000
Countries: Iran, Oman
From - To 02 Oct - 06 Oct

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Tropical Cyclone Shaheen, Oman and Iran, October 2021At least 4 people lost their lives and hundreds were displaced in Oman after severe weather brought by Cyclone Shaheen. Around 5,000 were evacuated and dozens rescued from flooded homes and streets. The storm also caused damage in Iran, where 5 people were reported missing at sea and 13 injured (reasons unclear).Wed 6 Oct 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

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Uragano. "Shaheen" uccide 13 persone in Oman, Iran, Pakistan e Emirati ... 2021-10-05T10:28+0200.

Le autorità dell’ Oman hanno esortato migliaia di residenti nelle aree costiere a lasciare le loro case e dirigersi verso rifugi di emergenza sabato, mentre lo Stato del Golfo si preparava alla tempesta tropicale Shaheen per intensificarsi
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El ciclón Shaheen azota a Omán e Irán, provocando inundaciones y muert ... 2021-10-04T15:24+0200.

Un ciclón que tocó tierra en Omán el domingo mató a 12 personas y otras desaparecieron a medida que la tormenta avanzaba tierra adentro y se debilitaba. Las autoridades de Omán dijeron que encontraron el cuerpo de un hombre que desapareció
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Death toll rises to at least 12 as Cyclone Shaheen churns further inla ... 2021-10-04T14:48+0200.

The death toll from Cyclone Shaheen rose to 12 on Monday while other fishermen from Iran remained missing as the storm moved further inland into Oman and weakened. Authorities in Oman said they found the body of a man who disappeared when f
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Flood Rescues in Oman Amid Deadly Cyclone2021-10-04T14:26+0200.

Oman’s National Committee for Emergency Management said police, the air force and other agencies were involved in rescues on October 4 as flooding from Cyclone Shaheen swamped parts of the country. Footage here, released by the committee, s
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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),