Overall Green alert Flood
in Afghanistan

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101591
Death: 32
Displaced: -
Countries: Afghanistan
From - To 12 Aug - 14 Aug

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Flood in Afghanistan - EC/ECHO daily mapTue, 30 Aug 2022 18:14

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Afghanistan, August 2022Authorities reported 31 people died and many were missing after flash floods in Ghorband (also known as Syagird) and Shinwari in Parwan province on 13 August 2022. Afghan Red Crescent said over 120 houses have been completely destroyed. Flooding also impacted areas of Logar Province around the same time. Afghan Red Crescent reported at least 1 fatality, 3 injured and over 80 houses damaged or destroyed, along with wide areas of agricultural land.Mon 15 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.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Alluvioni in Afghanistan, almeno 29 morti e centinaia di dispersi per ... 2022-08-16T19:54+0200.

L’inondazione ha danneggiato più di 100 case, ponti e strade Oltre 100 case, ponti e strade danneggiati dalle intemperie. (LaPresse) – Dichiarato lo stato di emergenza di in due contee meridionali dello stato americano del West Virginia, co
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Four children die in flash floods as Afghanistan marks one year of Tal ... 2022-08-16T15:37+0200.

KABUL, 16 August 2022 -- Four children and nine adults have died after torrential rain and flash flooding hit Afghanistan's eastern provinces on Monday, destroying homes and leaving at least 4,000 people in need of urgent assistance, Save t
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Afghanistan, almeno 29 morti per inondazioni nell'est del paese2022-08-16T13:27+0200.

L’inondazione ha danneggiato più di 100 case, ponti e strade Oltre 100 case, ponti e strade danneggiati dalle intemperie. (LaPresse) – Dichiarato lo stato di emergenza di in due contee meridionali dello stato americano del West Virginia, co
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Forti piogge in Afghanistan: le inondazioni improvvise hanno ucciso 31 ... 2022-08-15T08:39+0200.

Le forti piogge hanno causato vittime in un Afghanistan già piegato, nel mese di luglio e di giugno, dal maltempo che ha ucciso almeno 59 persone. Forti piogge hanno provocato inondazioni improvvise, uccidendo in Afghanistan almeno 31 pe
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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),