Overall Green alert Flood
in Laos, Vietnam

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100562
Death: 2
Displaced: -
Countries: Laos, Vietnam
From - To 01 Aug - 04 Aug

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Tropical Storm Sinlaku, Vietnam, Laos and Thailand, August 2020Heavy rain from Tropical Storm Sinlaku caused flooding in parts of Vietnam, Laos and Thailand. Fatalities were reported in Vietnam as a result of flooding. Media also reported wind damage caused fatalities in Thailand. Around 1,000 people were affected by floods in Xayaboury Province in Laos, and over 5,000 in northern Thailand.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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