Overall Green alert Flood
in United States

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102594
Death: 3
Displaced: 208
Countries: United States
From - To 29 Apr - 13 Jun

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USA - Severe weather (ECHO 23 May 2024)Thu, 23 May 2024 10:35

  • Heavy rainfall, strong wind and thunderstorms affected the Central Plains and the Midwest regions and particularly Iowa on 21 May, causing tornados that have resulted in casualties and damage.
  • According to media, as of 23 May, five people died in Greenfield city in Adair county in south-western Iowa and at least 35 have been injured. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reported, as of 22 May, more than 100 destroyed buildings and 14,000 people affected by power outages.
  • For the next 24 hours, more heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected in the central and eastern parts of the United States.
USA - Flash floods (ECHO 12 Jun 2024)Wed, 12 Jun 2024 10:11

  • On 9 June, heavy rainfall hit the Albuquerque city area, New Mexico, southern USA, causing flash floods and resulting in fatalities and damage.
  • According to media, as of 11 June, one person died in northeast Albuquerque, and two others have been rescued in in southeast Albuquerque.
  • For the next 24 hours, drier conditions are expected across the affected city.
Maryland State, USA, Early June 2024Storms with heavy rain on 05 to 06 June caused flooding in parts of the state of Maryland, USA. Damage from strong winds and several tornadoes were also reported in the region at this time.Fri 7 Jun 2024FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. 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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Mayor Kaladze commemorates June 13 flood victims, describes it as one ... 2024-06-13T10:14+0200.

At today’s municipal government session, Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze commemorated the tragic events that occurred on June 13, 2015, describing it as one of the hardest days in the history of Tbilisi and the entire country. “Today is June 13
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The University of Namibia’s (Unam) Ogongo Campus plans to expand its rice production by 10 hectares next year. The university plans on debushing 10 hectares every year, for the next four years. This was confirmed by the Japanese embassy sec
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AP News Summary at 1:37 a.m. EDT2024-06-13T07:40+0200.

BRINDISI, Italy (AP) — Negotiators for the Group of Seven have reached an agreement on a plan to provide Ukraine with $50 billion backed by frozen Russian assets, two people familiar with the matter told the Associated Press. President Joe
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AP News Summary at 12:36 a.m. EDT2024-06-13T06:44+0200.

G7 summit opens with deal to use Russian assets for Ukraine as EU's traditional powers recalibrate. BARI, Italy (AP) — A Group of Seven summit is opening in Italy with agreement on a U.S. proposal to back a $50 billion loan to Ukraine using
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),