Overall Green alert Flood
in Colombia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101153
Death: 14
Displaced: 10
Countries: Colombia
From - To 23 Oct - 16 Nov

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Cauca Department, Colombia, November 2021Floods affected more than 1,000 families in the municipalities of Caloto, El Tambo and López de Micay in Cauca department, Colombia, on 12 November 2021. Media reported heavy rain caused some landslides, flash flooding and the Micay River and tributaries to overflow. Crops were severely damaged.Wed 17 Nov 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. 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: 15 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

En seminario de COP 26 Investigadora INIA presentó proyecto enfocado a ... 2021-11-17T13:20+0100.

Con la finalidad de presentar los resultados de iniciativa internacional tendiente a disminuir la emisión de metano y bajar la cantidad de agua en los cultivos arroceros de Chile, Colombia y Perú, la investigadora de INIA Quilamapu, Viviana
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Presentan proyecto enfocado a disminuir emisiones de gases de efecto i ... 2021-11-17T10:30+0100.

Con la finalidad de presentar los resultados de iniciativa internacional tendiente a disminuir la emisión de metano y bajar la cantidad de agua en los cultivos arroceros de Chile, Colombia y Perú, la investigadora de INIA Quilamapu, Viviana
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Floods cut rail access to Canada's Vancouver port, fatalities reported2021-11-17T00:05+0100.

MERRITT: The port of Vancouver , Canada's largest, said on Tuesday that all rail access had been cut by floods and landslides further to the east, a development that could hit shipments of grain, coal and potash. The Globe and Mail newspape
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Floods cut rail access to Canada’s Vancouver port, fatalities reported2021-11-16T23:58+0100.

MERRITT, British Columbia (Reuters) – The port of Vancouver, Canada’s largest, said on Tuesday that all rail access had been cut by floods and landslides further to the east, a development that could hit shipments of grain, coal and potash.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),