Overall Green alert Flood
in Saudi Arabia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101755
Death: 2
Displaced: -
Countries: Saudi Arabia
From - To 24 Nov - 26 Nov


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Western Saudi Arabia, Late November 2022Heavy rain flooded streets of Jeddah on 24 November 2022 disrupting traffic. Local media reported authorities closed schools and universities in Makkah Region. Power supply was interrupted and some flights delayed. The government of Makkah Province reported 2 fatalities. Saudi Civil Defence also reported flooding in Medina Province.Fri 25 Nov 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. 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.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 6 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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Civil Defense launches website to receive Jeddah flood compensation re ... 2022-11-28T15:20+0100.

Okaz/Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Saudi Arabia’s Civil Defense General Directorate announced the launch of a website to receive requests for compensation for those affected by the torrential rains and flooding that struck Jeddah last Thursday. Th
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),