Overall Green alert Flood
in Belize, Guatemala

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101723
Death: 0
Displaced: 48
Countries: Belize, Guatemala
From - To 03 Nov - 05 Nov

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Tropical Storm Lisa, Central America, November 2022Tropical Cyclone Lisa made landfall close to Belize City as a Category 1 Hurricane on 03 November 2022. Storm surge and heavy rain casued flooding in areas around Belize City. Some power outages and material damaged were reported. Hurricane Lisa was downgraded to a tropical storm. NEMO in Belize gave the "all clear" on 03 November. IFRC reported Hurricane Lisa, which later became a tropical storm, affected the department of Petén, including flooding and a landslide in the urban area of ??the municipality of Melchor de Mencos and San José. 48 people are reported sheltered. As of 04 November moderate to heavy rainfall and strong winds were forecast for Belize, northern Guatemala, and areas of Quintana Roo, Campeche, Tabasco, Chiapas and Veracruz states of Mexico.Fri 4 Nov 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
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Green flood alert in Belize, Guatemala2022-11-05T21:06+0100.

Tropical Storm Lisa, Central America, November 2022 Tropical Cyclone Lisa made landfall close to Belize City as a Category 1 Hurricane on 03 November 2022. Storm surge and heavy rain casued flooding in areas around Belize City. Some power o
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Belize: Hurricane Lisa, Situation Report No.1 (As of 4 November 2022)2022-11-05T04:43+0100.

This report is produced by the Resident Coordinators Office of Belize in collaboration with the UN agencies in country and with the support of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) . The report covers the period
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Déjà Vu – Vista del Mar Affected by Storm Surge Again2022-11-04T03:12+0100.

Nov 3, 2022 Déjà Vu – Vista del Mar Affected by Storm Surge Again. The devastation is not limited to Belize City; it also extends through the central corridor of the country. Rural Belize District also got the brunt of the storm, in terms o
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Hurricane Lisa spares the Cayes, batters Belize City2022-11-03T23:15+0100.

, most beachfront properties, including piers, were not observed with damages. One of the main effects of the hurricane on the island was the amount of debris left on the beach and detectable levels of erosion in certain areas. According to
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),