Overall Green alert Flood
in Cape Verde

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100609
Death: 1
Displaced: -
Countries: Cape Verde
From - To 12 Sep - 14 Sep

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Cape Verde, September 2020Government sources in Cape Verde reported severe flooding in the capital, Praia, and other parts of the island of Santiago on 12 September 2020.Sat 12 Sep 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. 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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