Overall Red alert Flood
in China

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100113
Death: 77
Displaced: 1308000
Countries: China
From - To 31 Jul - 20 Aug

GDACS Score

For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Sichuan Province, China, August, 2019At least 9 people have died and 35 are missing after torrential rain caused flooding, mudslides and debris flows in Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province, southwestern China on 20 August, 2019.Tue 20 Aug 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

No content available

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (31), (1), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),