Overall Green alert Flood
in South Korea

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100554
Death: 19
Displaced: 1311
Countries: South Korea
From - To 29 Jul - 01 Aug

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Central South Korea, August 2020At least 5 people died and 7 others were missing after heavy rains triggered mudslides and flooding in central South Korea on 02 August, 2020. Further flooding and landslides occurred on 03 to 04 August, with more fatalities reported.Sat 1 Aug 2020FloodList 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), WMO (1), INFORM (2),