Overall Green alert Flood
in France, Italy

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100238
Death: 13
Displaced: 1831
Countries: France, Italy
From - To 02 Nov - 03 Dec

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Italy, November 2019The most affected Regions are Piedmont and Liguria (where the rivers Po, Tanaro and Bormida have overflown), Aosta Valley, Lombardy (where the Lake Como has overflown), Campania (where the Sarno river has overflown as well), and Calabria. Media report, as of 25 November, 1 fatality in Sezzadio Municipality (Alessandria Province, Piedmont), more than 120 people evacuated and more than 350 people isolated across Genova, Savona and Imperia Provinces (Liguria). Moreover, several roads and highways were severely damaged throughout Piedmont and Liguria and 1 bridge of the highway Torino-Savona was destroyed due to a mudslide. In addition, around 1,000 people were reported isolated in Aosta Valley due to snow avalanches.Thu 28 Nov 2019FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. 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: 116 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Feed aggregatorTue, 03 Dec 2019 04:40:00 +0100.

Tropical Cyclone KAMMURI (named TISOY in the Philippines) is moving west over the Philippine Sea, approaching the eastern coast of Luzon and Visayas Islands (Bicol Region, central Philippines). On 2 December at 0.00 UTC, its centre was appr
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Norte de Italia sufre fuertes lluvias y Venecia vuelve a inundarWed, 27 Nov 2019 21:09:00 +0100.

La marea alta volvió a afectar Venecia este domingo (24). En el Norte de Italia, fuertes tormentas han provocado inundaciones. Venecia se vio nuevamente afectada por inundaciones este domingo (24). Varias regiones del norte de Italia tambié
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NYC Floods Subway on Purpose to Test Out New Flood-Proofing Plan in Pr ... Wed, 27 Nov 2019 14:34:00 +0100.

Kaye Blegvad (@kayeblegvad) And the MTA did. The NYC Subway System explained they were doing emergency preparedness testing. In this instance, they were testing a barrier to seal off subway entrances in the event of flooding. Flooding was a
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Attica floodsWed, 27 Nov 2019 09:13:00 +0100.

With heavy rain causing flooding and mudslides in both Italy and France this week, parts of Greece have also been affected. The region of Attica, west of Athens, received torrential rain leading to hundreds of houses being flooded – particu
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (30), (1), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),