Overall Green alert Flood
in Belgium

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102749
Death: 0
Displaced: -
Countries: Belgium
From - To 09 Jul - 09 Jul

GDACS Score

For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Belgium, Early July 2024Streets of Brussels, Belgium, were flooded following a storm with hail, strong winds and heavy rain on 09 July 2024.Wed 10 Jul 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: 7 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

EBB expects European Commission to take action on Chinese UCO imports ... 2024-07-11T01:02+0200.

In Belgium, while biodiesel from China continues to flood into the European markets, policy makers in the European Commission deliberate their response . The European Biodiesel Board (EBB), which brought a trade case before the institutions
...(more)
The Netherlands and Belgium develop cross border water maps2024-07-10T19:47+0200.

Flemish and Dutch water professionals need uniform data and mapping material of cross-border water systems in order to deal effectively with floods and drought. Dozens of Flemish and Dutch water professionals came together on June 21 at the
...(more)
He was in his stroller: 2-month-old crushed by a branch in the middle ... 2024-07-10T11:58+0200.

“It’s a terrible tragedy.” A child was crushed to death by a branch during bad weather that hit Belgium on Tuesday, according to reports. Surprised by the flood. The child was in his pram as his mother walked in a municipal park in Uccle,
...(more)
first person I’m alone in Paris! So why am I wishing I had my family t ... 2024-07-09T21:11+0200.

Sixteen years is a long time. I first went to Paris a wide-eyed and trepidatious 18-year-old on her first backpacking trip through Europe. The busy boulevards, the fancy cafés and the fashionable people made me fall in love instantly. I sto
...(more)

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

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),