Overall Green alert Flood
in 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 1102206
Death: 2
Displaced: 30
Countries: United States
From - To 09 Sep - 30 Sep

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Northeastern USA, Late September 2023The governor of New York state, USA, declared a state of emergency on 29 September 2023 after heavy rainfall caused flooding in parts of New York City and surrounding areas. Multiple roads were closed across the Hudson Valley. Public transport including subway trains and Metro-North Railroad was negatively impacted. LaGuardia international airport suspended access to one of its terminals. New York City and Westchester County declared a local state of emergency on 29 September. Several people were recued from flooded areas of Mamaroneck in Westchester County. Six people were rescue from flooded basements and around 15 from vehicles trapped in floods in New York City. Areas of New Jersey and Connecticut states were also affected.Sat 30 Sep 2023FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 449 | About casualties: 11 | Last hour: 2

Squamish Nation asks for Mount Garibaldi to be officially renamed Nch' ... 2023-10-04T00:36+0200.

One of the signature peaks in the Sea to Sky corridor could soon have a not-so-new name. The Squamish Nation is asking for Mount Garibaldi be officially recognized by its historic Sḵwx̱wú7mesh sníchim name "Nch'ḵay̓" ( in-ch-KAY ), which h
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The boy2023-10-04T00:01+0200.

2023-09-25 21:00:00 Qusay Al-Hussein, Professor Abdel-Ghani Talis gathered all his literary, cognitive, critical, and poetic powers to embark on the difficult adventure in a well, or even in a sea, or even at the bottom of the ocean, and fi
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UN Libya Envoy Urges Unified Derna Flood Response2023-10-03T22:00+0200.

CAIRO, Egypt - The United Nations' top official in divided Libya on Monday called for a unified mechanism to lead the reconstruction of a coastal city that was wrecked by devastating floods last month. U.N. special envoy for Libya Abdoulaye
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USAID Administrator assures support in flood rehabilitation to FM Bila ... 2023-10-03T21:29+0200.

WASHINGTON: Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari held meeting with USAID Administrator Samantha Power and discussed rehabilitation and reconstruction of the flood-affected areas. US Agency for International Development Administrator Sama
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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),