Overall Green alert Flood
in Mexico

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101568
Death: 5
Displaced: -
Countries: Mexico
From - To 01 Aug - 13 Aug

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Sinaloa State, Mexico, Early August 2022Severe weather including heavy rain and strong winds affected areas of Sinaloa State, Mexico from 01 to 03 August 2022. Severe weather was blamed for 3 fatalities. Ten others were injured. Heavy rainfall caused some flooding, in particular in the state capital Culiacán. Energy and water supply were interrupted.Thu 4 Aug 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.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 379 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

México busca ayuda de empresas extranjeras para el rescate de los 10 m ... 2022-08-16T23:00+0200.

El Gobierno de México anunció este martes que busca ayuda de dos empresas extranjeras, una de Alemania y otra de Estados Unidos, para el rescate de los 10 mineros que llevan casi dos semanas atrapados en una mina en el norteño estado de Coa
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What are they and why do they occur after a drought?2022-08-16T22:01+0200.

“Thus, according to the Drought Monitor in Mexico , as of July 15, the area with some type of drought in Sonora was reduced to 83.1% from the 100% registered on June 15, 2022. In the same period, the number of municipalities with extreme dr
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México pedirá ayuda de EU y Alemania para rescate de mineros en Coahui ... 2022-08-16T21:39+0200.

El Gobierno Federal reaccionó al reclamo de los familiares, quienes pidieron el sábado la ayuda de equipos de rescate internacionales al denunciar la lentitud del operativo. Ciudad de México.- El Gobierno federal anunció este martes que
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México | Inundaciones repentinas obligan a suspender el rescate de los ... 2022-08-16T20:29+0200.

(Reuters) - Los esfuerzos de México por salvar a 10 mineros atrapados, que quedaron atrapados en una mina de carbón inundada hace 13 días, sufrieron un nuevo revés ya que aumentó el nivel de las aguas subterráneas, informaron el lunes las a
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (2), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),