Overall Green alert Flood
in United States

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101495
Death: 20
Displaced: 431
Countries: United States
From - To 23 Jun - 11 Aug

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Northwestern Arizona, USA, Late July to Early August 2022Associated Press reported one person died after flash floods in Mohave County, northwestern Arizona, USA after heavy rain on 31 July 2022.Wed 3 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.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 271 | About casualties: 30 | Last hour: 0

Gilgit-Baltistan Under Climatic Disasters2022-08-14T01:49+0200.

Climate change is a widely debated topic. It has become a global concern over the last decades. We have already come up against the effects of climate change, but advantageously, our planet has efficacious tools for stabilizing the climate,
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Work for Preventing Flood Damage Brisk in DPRK2022-08-13T11:18+0200.

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK. Pyongyang, August 12 (KCNA) -- Kaesong City of the DPRK has pushed ahead with the work to prevent the flood damage. Officials in the city took timely measures for coping with the natural disasters. The em
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Experts warn California of a catastrophe “greater than any in world hi ... 2022-08-13T06:24+0200.

Climate change is a factor in amplifying floods. In fact, the study found that climate change makes such catastrophic floods twice as likely to occur. Swain said that such massive statewide floods have occurred every century or two in Calif
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Climate change makes catastrophic flood twice as likely, study shows2022-08-12T20:10+0200.

William Croyle/California Department of Water Resources. Flooding damaged the Oroville Dam main spillway after record 2017 storms in parts of Northern California. ArkStorm-scale events would bring much more precipitation over a wider region
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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), WMO (1), INFORM (2),