Overall Green alert Flood
in Mozambique

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100732
Death: 0
Displaced: 50
Countries: Mozambique
From - To 14 Jan - 19 Jan

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Mozambique, Mid January 2021On 18 January, local media in Mozambique reported flooding in Buzi District, Sofala Province, leaving some areas cut off. Earlier on 15 January media reported and some flooding in the city of Beira, prompting a few evacuations.Thu 14 Jan 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 12 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Southern Africa – Tropical Storm Eloise Flash Update No.5, As of 22 Ja ... Fri, 22 Jan 2021 23:17:00 +0100.

English Situation Report on Mozambique and 5 other countries about Food and Nutrition, Health, Epidemic, Flash Flood and more; published on 22 Jan 2021 by OCHA
SA Weather Service says storm Eloise a cycloneFri, 22 Jan 2021 20:10:00 +0100.

. The Beira coastline in Mozambique is bracing for the arrival of Cyclone Eloise. A satellite image plotting the course of tropical storm Eloise. Picture: @SAWeatherServic/Twitter. JOHANNESBURG - The South African Weather Service has on F
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Mozambique: Cyclone strengthening and heading for Beira - AIM reportFri, 22 Jan 2021 17:21:00 +0100.

Mozambique: Cyclone strengthening and heading for Beira – AIM report. Cyclone Eloise is on a course that will take it straight to the central Mozambican city of Beira, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre (JTWC), operated by the U
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Ports, power plants brace for storm heading to Mozambique, southern Af ... Fri, 22 Jan 2021 17:21:00 +0100.

Mozambican port of Beira to temporarily halt operations Power plants in eastern South Africa face risk of flooding. Mozambique braced for the arrival of a cyclone that threatens to disrupt one of its key ports and flood power plants in neig
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),