Overall Green alert Flood
in France

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101579
Death: 0
Displaced: -
Countries: France
From - To 04 Aug - 23 Aug

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Guadeloupe, August 2022Heavy rain flooded roads in parts of Guadeloupe on 21 August. Media reported one person was rescued from a trapped vehicle.Mon 22 Aug 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: 38 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

Climate disasters are unfolding all over the planet. Here’s a look at ... 2022-08-25T11:39+0200.

Security officers stand on a hillside after clearing away visitors from the dry riverbed of the Jialing River, a tributary of the Yangtze, in southwestern China's Chongqing Municipality, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022. The very landscape of Chongq
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Violent storms and floods forecast for south of France this autumn2022-08-24T13:59+0200.

Weather experts and climate scientists have already warned that violent and sometimes deadly storms – known as épisodes cévenol or épisodes méditerranéen – are likely to be more intense this year because the Mediterranean sea is several deg
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Two thirds of Europe threatened by the worst drought in "at least 500 ... 2022-08-24T12:52+0200.

The reports says 47% of Europe is under warning conditions, with a clear deficit of soil moisture. A further 17% is in a state of alert, in which vegetation is affected. The European Commission Joint Research Center has reported that two th
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Drought in Europe, 47% of the territory at risk according to EU study2022-08-24T01:11+0200.

Nearly half of Europe is threatened by drought, according to a report by the scientific service of the European Commission (Jrc) There is a drought alarm in half of Europe. In a report, the scientific service of the European Commission stat
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),