Overall Green alert Flood
in New Zealand

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102230
Death: 0
Displaced: -
Countries: New Zealand
From - To 21 Sep - 23 Sep


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South Island, New Zealand, Late September 2023Gore District the Southland region of the South Island of New Zealand declared a state of emergency after heavy rain on 21 September 2023 caused flooding and the Mataura River to rise. About 17 roads were closed in the area. Public offices and buildings were closed. Emergency accommodation centres were set up. No evacuations were reported as of 21 September. Gore recorded 66 mm of rain - over a month's worth - in less than 12 hours.Thu 21 Sep 2023FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. 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: 298 | About casualties: 15 | Last hour: 6

Region Martin County Boaters unhappy with Sandsprit Park boat ramp upd ... 2023-09-27T00:45+0200.

STUART, Fla. — Boaters in Stuart told WPTV they're concerned about the new boat ramps that opened in Sandsprit Park. The east side of the park was closed all summer long for renovations. On Friday, officials reopened the ramps to the public
Over 300million mutant rats flood UK streets – because Brits are worki ... 2023-09-27T00:09+0200.

Experts say up to 300million are roaming Britain fed by the new culture that sees people gorging on mountains of food at home desks. The rodents are finding easy pickings in dustbins bulging with rotting waste food. Streets clogged with par
Central Greece braces for new storm as flood recovery efforts continue2023-09-27T00:04+0200.

Municipal and military crews using excavators reinforced flood defenses along rivers near the central cities of Larissa and Trikala. Flooding from Storm Daniel killed 16 people in the region and caused widespread damage to property, farms a
Greek Flood Victims Race To Rebuild Before New Storm Hits2023-09-26T22:45+0200.

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) AFP Vlocho–s, Greece: When Storm Daniel this month dumped cataclysmic amounts of rain on his village in central Greece, Nikos Falangas barely had time to flee. Three weeks ... ......

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),