Overall Green alert Flood
in Vietnam

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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 1101188
Death: 20
Displaced: 34500
Countries: Vietnam
From - To 26 Nov - 28 Nov

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Vietnam - Floods, update (ECHO 03 Dec 2021)Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:39

  • Central Provinces of Vietnam continue to be affected by floods caused by heavy rain, resulting in an increased human impact, as reported by Vietnam Disaster Management Authority.
  • As of 2 December, at least 18 people have died or are missing, in the Provinces of Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Kon Tum and Dak Lak. Local authorities have evacuated 6,030 households to safe areas in Quang Nam, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa Provinces. Up to 25,000 students are not attending schools, as several buildings, including 60,000 houses have been damaged by floodwater.
  • On 3-4 December, more rain with thunderstorms and strong winds are forecast over central Vietnam.
Central Vietnam, Late November 2021At least 2 people died and over 2,500 homes were damaged after flooding and landslides struck in central provinces of Vietnam following heavy rain from 26 November 2021. ADINet reported further damage in Binh Dinh as of 30 November, 2021, with about 20,000 houses flooded: Tuy Phuoc district has 10,799 damaged houses, Phu Cat district has 1,568 houses flooded, An Nhon town has 2,712 houses, Quy Nhon city has 1,330 houses flooded.Wed 1 Dec 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
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Vietnam: Adverse weather forecast across central and southern regions ... 2021-12-01T09:24+0100.

Event. Thunderstorms, strong winds, landslides, and flooding are forecast across southern and central Vietnam through at least Dec. 9. The Vietnam National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF) has warned of moderate to heavy
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Vietnam: Adverse weather forecast across central and southern regions ... 2021-11-29T13:24+0100.

Event. Thunderstorms, strong winds, landslides, and flooding are forecast across southern and central Vietnam through at least Dec. 9. The Vietnam National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF) has warned of moderate to very h
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Central, Central Highlands to experience prolonged downpours2021-11-28T13:22+0100.

. November 27, 2021 by www.sggpnews.org.vn Specifically, the provinces of Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan and the Central Highlands will experience heavy wet days with the highest rainfall of over 250 mm, notably the heavy rainfall of up to over 600
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Central, Central Highlands to experience prolonged downpours2021-11-27T13:44+0100.

. November 27, 2021 by www.sggpnews.org.vn Specifically, the provinces of Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan and the Central Highlands will experience heavy wet days with the highest rainfall of over 250 mm, notably the heavy rainfall of up to over 600
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