Overall Green alert Flood
in Iraq

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101759
Death: 2
Displaced: -
Countries: Iraq
From - To 25 Nov - 28 Nov


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Northern Iraq, Late November 2022Local media reported 2 people died in flash floods in in Shwan subdistrict near the city of Kirkuk, Kirkuk Province on 25 November 2022.Mon 28 Nov 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), INFORM (2),