Overall Green alert Flood
in The Bahamas, United States

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101734
Death: 0
Displaced: 170
Countries: The Bahamas, United States
From - To 09 Nov - 11 Nov


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Hurricane Nicole, Bahamas and USA, Early November 2022Tropical Storm Nicole made landfall in the Abaco Islands of the Bahamas on 09 November 2022, strengthening into a hurricane. On 10 November, Hurricane Nicole made landfall along the east coast of Florida just south of Vero Beach. The storm weakened as it moved over central east Florida. Bahamas In advance of the storm 27 hurricane shelters were made available in Abaco, Grand Bahama, Bimini and the Berry Islands. Residents uncertain of the reliability of their living structure were urged to go immediately to the nearest one. IFRC reported around 170 people had moved to the shelters, mostly in Abaco. Storm surge was expected to raise water levels around 4 feet (1.2 metres) to 6 feet (1.8 metres) above normal tide, and large swells were forecasted to affect the northern Bahamas. Coastal flooding from storm surge was reported in areas of Abaco Islands, in particular Green Turtle Cay and Marsh Harbour, and Freeport and West End in Grand Bahama. Two roads were closed due to flooding in coastal areas near Nassau, New Providence. NEMA reported power outages for households in the Abaco Islands. Roads were closed in coastal areas near Nassau, New Providence. On 10 November NEMA gave the all clear for islands of New Providence, Eleuthere and Andros. Government offices in Grand Bahama, Abaco, Bimini and Berry Islands will remain closed. Florida On 10 November, Hurricane Nicole made landfall along the east coast of Florida just south of Vero Beach. The storm weakened as it moved over central east Florida. Coastal flooding was reported in areas along the east coast, including Hollywood, Palm Beach Shores and St. Augustine.Thu 10 Nov 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
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Sundry Markets donates food items to Bayelsa IDP camp2022-11-15T00:53+0100.

Sundry Markets Limited (SML), owners of Marketsquare Supermarkets, a leading grocery retailer in Nigeria donated food items worth over N10 million to flood victims at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Yenagoa – the Bayelsa Stat
Forbes told to evacuate, major flood alert2022-11-15T00:42+0100.

Around 1000 people in NSW town of Forbes have been told to evacuate before expected major flooding as the entire central west remains on high alert. The State Emergency Service issued the evacuation warning, saying the Lachlan River is ris
Forbes braces for as much as 600 flooded properties, city operating ou ... 2022-11-15T00:31+0100.

Additional east, the shell-shocked city of Eugowra is making an attempt to return to phrases with the injury inflicted by a sudden flash flooding occasion that struck on Monday. Cabonne Mayor Kevin Beatty stated 70 individuals have been non
Forbes braces for up to 600 flooded homes, town running out of food2022-11-15T00:26+0100.

Hundreds of people in the Central West town of Forbes have evacuated ahead of a possible record flood of the Lachlan River that would inundate up to 600 houses if worst fears are realised on Tuesday afternoon. The NSW State Emergency Servic

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),