Overall Green alert Flood
in Indonesia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102458
Death: 9
Displaced: 500
Countries: Indonesia
From - To 03 Feb - 26 Feb

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Indonesia - Floods and landslides (ECHO 12 Feb 2024)Mon, 12 Feb 2024 10:46

  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting eastern and central Indonesia, in particular Central Papua Province and the Java Island, since 6 February, causing floods and landslides that have resulted in casualties and damage.
  • The Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) reports, as of 7 February, five fatalities and one injured person in Intan Jaya Regency in Central Papua Province due to a landslide and flash floods occurred on 6 February.  According to the ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet), as of 12 February, one person died in Sumedand Regency in West Java Province, and three people have been injured in Dompu Regency in West Nusa Tenggara due to floods. In addition, almost 7,868 people and approximately 2,600 houses have been affected by floods across West, East and Central Java Provinces, as well as in West Nusa Tenggara Province.
  • Over the next 24 hours, more heavy rainfall is still forecast over Indonesia, with very heavy rainfall ove central Indonesia.
Indonesia - Floods, update (ECHO 13 Feb 2024)Tue, 13 Feb 2024 10:23

  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting central Indonesia (in particular the Java Island) since 6 February, causing floods, flash floods and rivers overflow and resulting in population evacuation and damage. 
  • The ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet) and the Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) report, as of 13 February, a total of approximately 21,000 displaced people (of which a number of these across 59 evacuation points) and a damaged highway in the Demak Regency (Central Java Province), due to flash floods. In addition, nearly 1,500 affected people and 365 flooded houses were reported across the Gresik Regency (East Java Province).
  • Over the next 72 hours, very heavy rainfall is still forecast over the whole Java Island.
Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, Mid-February 2024ADINet reported heavy rain caused flooding and landslides in areas of the Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia on 09 February 2024.Sun 11 Feb 2024FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
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Indonesia Entering Transition Season, Beware of Extreme Weather2024-02-27T07:17+0100.

The Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) encourages the public to be aware of the potential for extreme weather during the period of pancaroba estimated to take place from March to April 2024. Head of BMKG Dwikorita Karnaw
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Indonesia - Flood (BMKG, BNPB) (ECHO Daily Flash of 26 February 2024)2024-02-26T13:12+0100.

Since the last week, heavy rainfall has been affecting Sumatra and Kalimantan Islands, causing floods and resulting in evacuations and damage. According to the National Agency for Disaster Countermeasure (BNPB), almost 600 people have been
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In Singapore, a search for new solutions to keep the taps flowing2024-02-26T04:42+0100.

READ: Resource-starved Singapore turns sewage into ultra-clean water A small city-state island located in Southeast Asia, Singapore is one of the most densely populated countries on the planet. In recent decades the island has also transfor
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Indonesia, Flood in Sidoarjo Regency (East Java) (18 Feb 2024)2024-02-25T08:31+0100.

Jawa Timur, Indonesia Event Date : Sun, 18 Feb 2024 AHADID : AHA-FL-2024-000272-IDN | GLIDE Number : Impact Update Date : Fri, 23 Feb 2024 10:26:00. DESCRIPTION. Chronology: Triggered by high intensity rain on Sunday 18 February 2024 at 16.
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