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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by national services (European Flood Awareness System - EFAS) (ECHO 25 Nov 2022)
Pubdate: 11/25/2022 10:25:39 AM
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: Treshold level 2/4 for Klokot river.
  • Croatia: Treshold level 2/4 for Kupa and Sava rivers.
  • Portugal: Warnings for heavy rain and high discharges in the North and Center.
  • United Kingdom: Warning level 2/3 for 6 stations in England and Wales.

 


(11/25/2022 10:27:03 AM - 11/26/2022 9:30:03 AM)
7433
Türkiye - Earthquake, update (ECHO 25 Nov 2022)
Pubdate: 11/25/2022 10:25:39 AM
  • After the 6.1M earthquake - 5.9M as recorded by the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD) - that occurred on 23 November at 1.08 UTC in Düzce Province (north-western Türkiye), the number of casualties increased.
  • According to the latest report by AFAD, as of 24 November, 93 people have been injured, of which 37 people in Düzce, 26 in Sakarya, 14 in Bolu, ten in Zonguldak, four in Bursa and two in Istanbul. AFAD and Turkish Red Crescent deployed blankets, tents, heaters, and food and non food items for the affected people.
  • Over the next 24 hours, moderate to lacally heavy rainfall is forecast over north-western Türkiye, including the area affected by the earthquake.

(11/25/2022 10:27:03 AM - 11/26/2022 9:30:03 AM)
7434
Guatemala - Severe weather (ECHO 25 Nov 2022)
Pubdate: 11/25/2022 10:25:39 AM
  • Heavy rainfall and strong winds have been affecting most of the country since the beginning of the rainy season (first half of April) causing floods, landslides and a number of severe weather-related incidents that have resulted in casualties and damage.
  • The National Coordination for Disaster Reduction (CONRED) and WHO PAHO report, as of 24 November, 67 fatalities (of which 15 in the Alta Verapaz department, the worst affected one), ten people still missing, 41 injured, over 69,500 evacuated people (of which more than 14,000 in a number of shelters) and a total of more than 6.1 million affected people across the country. Around 155,000 people received assistance by CONRED. In addition, CONRED reports over 32,000 damaged houses, 348 damaged schools and 51 destroyed bridges.
  • Over the next 24 hours, drier conditions are expected over the whole country.

(11/25/2022 10:27:03 AM - 11/26/2022 9:30:03 AM)
7435
Indonesia - Floods (ECHO 25 Nov 2022)
Pubdate: 11/25/2022 10:25:39 AM
  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting central-northern Indonesia (in particular the Sulawesi Island) over the last 48 hours, causing floods that have resulted in evacuations and damage.
  • The ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet) reports, as of 25 November, approximately 100 evacuated people and around 20 flooded houses across the Donggala Regency (Central Sulawesi Province).
  • Over the next 24 hours, more heavy rainfall is forecast over the whole Sulawesi Island.

(11/25/2022 10:27:03 AM - 11/26/2022 9:30:03 AM)
7436
Saudi Arabia - Flash floods (ECHO 25 Nov 2022)
Pubdate: 11/25/2022 10:25:39 AM
  • Flash floods caused by heavy rainfall were reported across Mecca Province (south-western Saudi Arabia).
  • According to media reports, as of 25 November, two people died and several individuals were rescued by authorities. Number of houses and road sections have been inundated, causing traffic disruptions, while schools and universities were closed in Jeddah, Rabigh, and Khulais governorates.
  • According to the National Center of Meteorology (NCM), 179mm of rain was recorded in Jeddah in the six hours on 24 November, exceeding the amount of rain recorded during the November 2009 flooding.
  • Moderate to locally heavy rainfall is forecast over Jeddah governorate on 25 November, while drier conditions are expected on 26 November.

(11/25/2022 10:27:03 AM - 11/26/2022 9:30:03 AM)
  
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