Overall Red alert Flood
in China, Taiwan

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101664
Glide number: FL-2022-000311-CHN
Death: 0
Displaced: 1233000
Countries: China, Taiwan
From - To 14 Sep - 16 Sep

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Tropical Cyclone Muifa, China, Taiwan, September 2022Tropical Cyclone Muifa made landfall on the coast of Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province, China on 14 September, and again on the coast of Fengxian, Shanghai early 15 September. Media reported pre-emptive evacuation of 395,000 people in Shanghai and nearly 838,000 people in Zhejiang. Ships were ordered to return to port, schools were closed, some flights cancelled. The State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters raised the emergency response for flood and typhoon control to level III on 13 September.Thu 15 Sep 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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: 71 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Alluvione nelle Marche, Cna - Confartigianato: 'Subito aiuti o sarà du ... 2022-09-19T19:07+0200.

ANCONA – Plaudono alla sospensione dei mutui per le imprese e i privati che si trovano in difficoltà a causa dell’alluvione ma chiedono con forza indennizzi rapidi e tempestivi per le attività colpite dal nubifragio che tra il 15 e il 16 se
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Active Pacific storms unlikely to impact Thailand2022-09-19T17:12+0200.

The Meteorological Department recently provided an update on the three storms developing over the Pacific Ocean and the South China Sea, assuring that Thailand is not expected to be impacted. (Photo – Storm Nanmadol over Pacific Ocean from
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No es cuánta, es cómo2022-09-19T10:45+0200.

Aunque parece que las precipitaciones han llegado a España esta semana, hacen falta muchos días de lluvia para paliar los efectos de la terrible sequía que sufrimos desde el invierno pasado. Los cultivos se han resentido reduciendo su produ
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No es cuánta, es cómo2022-09-19T10:34+0200.

Aunque parece que las precipitaciones han llegado a España esta semana, hacen falta muchos días de lluvia para paliar los efectos de la terrible sequía que sufrimos desde el invierno pasado. Los cultivos se han resentido reduciendo su produ
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),