Overall Green alert Flood
in Venezuela

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101414
Death: 0
Displaced: -
Countries: Venezuela
From - To 11 May - 13 May

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Venezuela, Mid-May 2022The municipalities of Simón Bolívar and Lagunillas in Zulia state reported flooding and the collapse of main roads after heavy rainfall on 11 May 2022, according to local media reports. Affected areas are situated a=on the eastern shore of Lake Maracaibo. In April areas mostly to the south of the lake were badly affected. Meanwhile the governor of Mérida state reported heavy rain had damaged homes and roads in Campo Elías and Libertador municipalities.Thu 12 May 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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: 3 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Quedan 15 familias damnificadas tras la crecida del río Nula2022-05-14T00:10+0200.

Al menos 15 familias damnificadas en El Nula, parroquia San Camilo del municipio fronterizo José Antonio Páez en Apure, es el saldo de personas afectadas por la crecida del río Nula, ante fuertes precipitaciones registradas durante los últi
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Bombas de Pdvsa no encendieron y municipio Simón Bolívar en Zulia está ... 2022-05-11T16:57+0200.

Caracas.- La lluvia que cae desde la madrugada de este martes 10 de mayo en el municipio Simón Bolívar del estado Zulia generó una grave inundación en la localidad que ya cuenta con más de cinco sectores afectados luego que las bombas de ac
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Unas 200 comunidades de Delta Amacuro están en riesgo por inundación2022-05-11T14:54+0200.

Lizeta Hernández, gobernadora del estado Delta Amacuro, anunció que su administración se está preparando para atender la coyuntura que cada año se registra en la entidad, producto de la creciente del río Orinoco. En un vídeo difundido recie
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (2), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),