Overall Green alert Flood
in Kenya

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101749
Death: 1
Displaced: 200
Countries: Kenya
From - To 16 Nov - 18 Nov


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Southern Kenya, November 2022Local media in Kenya reported the overflow of the Enziu River in Kitui County on 16 November 2022. Local media also reported floods in Chuka in Tharaka-Nithi County on the same day. Heavy rains caused flooding in Garissa, capital of Garissa County, on 19 November. There were unverified reports one person died and hundreds were displaced.Mon 21 Nov 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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