Overall Green alert Flood
in Germany

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102602
Death: 1
Displaced: 6697
Countries: Germany
From - To 02 May - 05 Jun

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Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Flood in Germany - EC/ECHO daily mapMon, 03 Jun 2024 18:40

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Flood in Germany - EC/ECHO daily mapThu, 06 Jun 2024 18:57

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Western Germany, Early June 2024Following heavy rain in early June, the Rhine and other rivers in western Germany started to rise from around 03 June. A campsite in Wesel, North Rhine-Westphalia, was evacuated in advance of potential flooding on 04 June 2024.Tue 4 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.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 282 | About casualties: 33 | Last hour: 1

Estudio muestra que el cambio climático y la contaminación por mercuri ... 2024-06-08T01:25+0200.

Un equipo internacional de científicos holandeses, chinos, daneses, británicos y checos estudió sedimentos del norte de Alemania en un núcleo de perforación (Schandelah-1) que abarca desde el Triásico superior hasta el Jurásico inferior en
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Eon: Up to 27,000 households temporarily without electricity due to fl ... 2024-06-07T18:43+0200.

ESSEN/MUNICH (dpa-AFX) - According to the grid operator Eon, almost all households in the flood areas of southern Germany have been supplied with electricity again. According to estimates, up to 27,000 households were temporarily cut off fr
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2024 European election: thank you for serving as poll workers on elect ... 2024-06-07T15:03+0200.

Press release no. 36/24 of 7. Juni 2024 2024 European election: thank you for serving as poll workers on electoral boards! WIESBADEN – The right to vote is a cornerstone of our democracy. While responsibility for conducting elections lies w
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Floods and insurance coverage: What stakeholders must know2024-06-07T01:00+0200.

Current pictures from the Bavarian floodplains in Upper Bavaria close to Pfaffenhofen or the Swabian area of Günzburg convey again recollections of 2013. At that point, a century-old flood on the Elbe in Saxony flooded all of the cities. ,
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),