Overall Green alert Flood
in France

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102677
Death: 0
Displaced: 24
Countries: France
From - To 08 Jun - 11 Jun

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Southwestern France, Early June 2024Local media reported storms in southwestern France on 08 June 2024 caused flooding and landslides, in particular affecting areas of Gers, Lot-et-Garonne and Gironde departments.Mon 10 Jun 2024FloodList 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.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 15 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 1

“The problem is not going away and it’s not even getting better”2024-06-14T06:20+0200.

Spills from these overflows take place typically during spells of heavy rain and see excess water and sewage released from the sewer network, often into rivers and seas, in an effort to reduce flood risks. In 2023, Whitstable and Swalecliff
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Renewed plea for missing medals lost in France as RAF veteran gifted w ... 2024-06-14T02:18+0200.

14 June 2024, 01:07 | Updated: 14 June 2024, 01:11 Tom Weatherall is still searching for his treasured medals which went missing in France. Picture: LBC A 90-year-old RAF veteran who lost his medals in France has been gifted with a set of
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What is Low-Tech Architecture: Comparing Shigeru Ban and Yasmeen Lari' ... 2024-06-13T14:05+0200.

The concept of low-tech architecture recognizes the impact of carbon-intensive technologies and building practices and proposes an alternative: a rediscovery of practical, rational, locally adapted solutions that count on smart design strat
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Costa Blanca flooding sparks major rescue operation2024-06-13T10:54+0200.

Emergency crews have been forced to carry out rescue operations after heavy flooding in Murcia – a region of Spain popular with British tourists on Wednesday. It comes after downpours swept across the Costa Blanca and Balearic Islands earli
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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),