Overall Green alert Flood
in Honduras

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101435
Death: 0
Displaced: -
Countries: Honduras
From - To 19 May - 22 May

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Honduras, May 2022A short period of heavy rain late on 19 May 2022 caused flooding in Central District of Honduras, including parts of the capital Tegucigalpa. Media reported trapped cars, flooded homes, landslides, fallen trees and a sinkhole. Later media said 21 people were rescued, around 100 homes damaged and 600 people affected. COPECO issued a green alert for rain in - Francisco Morazán, El Paraíso, Choluteca and Valle departments.Sun 22 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.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),