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hh Uruguay
bn
| 17-Nov-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

sa Paraguay
ad
| 09-Nov-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

sa Paraguay
ad
| 09-Nov-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

Guatemala Guatemala
| 13-Oct-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (PAHO) |

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
| 03-Oct-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
| 03-Oct-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

pk Pakistan
zx
| 04-Sep-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

pk Pakistan
zx
| 04-Sep-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

USA United States
| 09-Aug-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (NOAA-CPC) |

USA United States
| 09-Aug-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (NOAA-CPC) |

pio Vietnam
| 12-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

Indonesia Indonesia
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| 10-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

india India
jj
| 09-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (WA) |

india India
jj
| 09-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (WA) |

Somalia Somalia
sd
| 14-Apr-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

Somalia Somalia
sd
| 14-Apr-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

t Thailand
| 15-Mar-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

Brazil Brazil
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| 22-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: Flood List |

Brazil Brazil
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| 22-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: Flood List |

Mozambique Mozambique
sa
| 12-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

Zambia Zambia
| 05-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

colombia Colombia
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| 11-Jan-2023 | LANDSLIDES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

colombia Colombia
a
| 11-Jan-2023 | LANDSLIDES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |


 

Severe local storms have been defined (Winston, 1956) as thunderstorms accompanied by very strong surface winds or large hailstones. The word 'local' is used to distinguish these storms from cyclones.

Country Description Events Persons
hh Uruguay
bn
Uruguay - Severe weather
Heavy rainfall has affected north-western Uruguay, since 12 November, causing floods that resulted in displacement and damage.According to WHO / PAHO and to media, as of 14… Full Story

| 17-Nov-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

3,412
sa Paraguay
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Severe weather and floods
Over the past few days, Paraguay has experienced heavy rainfall and widespread floods leading to casualties and damage.According to media reports, at least three people died, some… Full Story

| 09-Nov-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

30,000
Guatemala Guatemala
Guatemala - Severe weather
Heavy rainfall and strong winds have been affecting most of the country since the beginning of the rainy season (May 2023) causing floods, landslides and a number of severe… Full Story

| 13-Oct-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (PAHO) |

3,300,000
kk Myanmar (Burma)
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Record Rainfall Triggers Widespread Flooding and Displacement in Southern Myanmar
Unprecedented heavy rainfall in southern Myanmar has led to severe flooding, resulting in the displacement of thousands of residents from their homes. Bago Township in the Bago… Full Story

| 12-Oct-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

14,934
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka - Severe weather and floods
Over the past few days, heavy rainfall with thunderstorms and strong winds have hit most parts of Sri Lanka, causing floods, and severe weather-related incidents that resulted in… Full Story

| 03-Oct-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

25,863
Libya Libya
Severe Weather Strikes Northeastern Libya as Storm Daniel Hits
On Sunday, September 10, 2023, Libya experienced the impact of Storm Daniel, as it made landfall, unleashing a barrage of severe weather conditions across several northeastern… Full Story

| 17-Sep-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: Glide Number |

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pk Pakistan
zx
Pakistan - Severe weather and floods
Heavy rainfall has again affected Pakistan since 1 September that resulted in casualties and damage. Since the onset of monsoon, 394,314 individuals have been displaced in flood… Full Story

| 04-Sep-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

394,314
ph Philippines
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Tropical Storm SAOLA Strengthens, Poses Threat to Northern Luzon
Tropical Storm SAOLA, known as "Goring" in the Philippines, has taken shape over the northern Philippine Sea, emerging as a concerning weather system with potential impacts on the… Full Story

| 25-Aug-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

278,563
USA United States
USA - Severe weather
Heavy rainfall, strong winds and tornadoes have been affecting the eastern States of the USA from Alabama and Tennessee to the Carolinas and New York, resulting in casualties and… Full Story

| 09-Aug-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (NOAA-CPC) |

250,000
nepal Nepal
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Heavy Rainfall in Nepal Causes Devastating Landslides, Floods, and Casualties
Since 1 July, Nepal has been grappling with the impact of heavy rainfall, leading to a series of disastrous events including landslides, floods, and severe weather-related… Full Story

| 03-Aug-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, LANDSLIDES, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

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india India
as
Odisha State Struggles with Severe Floods Triggered by Relentless Rainfall and Cyclonic Depression
The state of Odisha has been grappling with devastating floods over the past three days, as heavy rainfall and a cyclonic depression over eastern India have caused havoc in the… Full Story

| 03-Aug-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

3,000
india India
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Monsoon Rains Bring Devastation to Several Parts of India
In the last few days, India has been grappling with the impact of heavy monsoon rainfall, leading to a surge in casualties and evacuations. As of 26-27 July, the National… Full Story

| 30-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

5,800
Guatemala Guatemala
grg
Guatemala Struggles with Devastating Rainy Season Impacting Millions
Since the onset of the rainy season in May 2023, Guatemala has been grappling with the destructive forces of heavy rainfall and strong winds. The relentless downpours have… Full Story

| 29-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

1,281,000
pio Vietnam
Severe Weather Causes Casualties and Damage in Vietnam's South-Eastern Provinces
On 13th July, a region of south-eastern Vietnam, including Hong Thai, Phan Thanh, and Luong In Son Communes in Binh Thuan Province, experienced heavy rainfall accompanied by… Full Story

| 27-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

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pio Vietnam
Vietnam Hit by Severe weather
Severe weather conditions struck Quang Tri Province in central Vietnam from 9-10 July, causing widespread damage due to heavy rainfall, thunderstorms, and strong winds. The ASEAN… Full Story

| 12-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

1,000
Indonesia Indonesia
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Severe weather conditions struck Bali, Indonesia
Severe weather conditions struck Bali, Indonesia from 7th to 9th July 2023, causing widespread devastation in the region. Heavy rainfall resulted in extensive flooding, while… Full Story

| 10-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

1,192
india India
jj
Heavy Rains Lash Northern India
Ten people have lost their lives in landslides that have devastated the northern states of India. The heavy monsoon rains have resulted in flash floods and waterlogging, causing… Full Story

| 09-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (WA) |

101,764
china China
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Severe Flooding Ravages China, Unleashing Devastation and Unusual Weather Patterns
BEIJING — China is currently grappling with an onslaught of heavy rainfall that has wreaked havoc across multiple regions since July 2nd. The northern, central, and southern parts… Full Story

| 05-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ALERT a | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

95,000
jp Japan
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Heavy Rainfall Triggers Floods and Landslides, Resulting in Casualties and Damage in Western Honshu and Kyushu Islands, Japan
Date: July 5, 2023 The western regions of Honshu and Kyushu islands in south-western Japan have been grappling with torrential downpours since July 1, leading to severe flooding… Full Story

| 05-Jul-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, Displaced (n) | ALERT a | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

360,000
lkk Côte d’Ivoire
wq
Tragic Flooding and Landslides in Abidjan, Ivory Coast Claim Lives
Abidjan, Ivory Coast - Heavy rainfall reaching 180 mm within a 24-hour period has resulted in devastating flooding and landslides in Abidjan, the economic capital of Côte d'Ivoire… Full Story

| 17-Jun-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, LANDSLIDES | ONGOING gg | Agency: Flood List |

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Indonesia Indonesia
Heavy Rainfall and Strong Winds Cause Casualties and Damage in Northern Indonesia
Northern Indonesia, specifically the Sumatra Island, has been experiencing severe weather conditions since 9 June, with heavy rainfall, strong winds, and thunderstorms wreaking… Full Story

| 13-Jun-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (ADInet) |

142
Indonesia Indonesia
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Heavy Rainfall Triggers Flooding in Parts of Indonesia, Resulting in Casualties and Damage
In the past few days, torrential rainfall has pounded various regions of Indonesia, leading to widespread flooding, loss of life, and significant damage to infrastructure and… Full Story

| 01-Jun-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

2,740
Bangladesh Bangladesh
hghh
Tragic Lightning Strikes Claim Nine Lives in Multiple Districts of Bangladesh
Bangladesh, May 27, 2023 - A series of devastating lightning strikes resulted in the loss of nine lives across the districts of Narsingdi, Chandpur, Kurigram, and Brahmanbaria on… Full Story

| 27-May-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (WA) |

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Bosnia & Herzegovina Bosnia & Herzegovina
ds
Heavy Rainfall Triggers Widespread Flooding in North-Western Bosnia and Herzegovina
In the past few days, relentless heavy rainfall has battered multiple regions in north-western Bosnia and Herzegovina, leading to extensive flooding and overflowing rivers,… Full Story

| 22-May-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

10,002
Somalia Somalia
sd
SOMALIA: Gu rainy season 2023 Flash Floods
Heavy rainfall, floods, and flash floods have caused widespread devastation in Somalia since the onset of the Gu Rainy Season from April to June, according to a report by the… Full Story

| 14-Apr-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, FLOODS | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

175,000
t Thailand
wq
Heavy Rain, Strong Winds, Hail, and Thunderstorms in Chiang Mai Province
On March 18th, 2023, Chiang Mai Province, located in northern Thailand, was hit by heavy rain, strong winds, hail, and thunderstorms, which resulted in floods and significant… Full Story

| 22-Mar-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

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Turkey Turkey
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Heavy Rainfall and Floods in Adiyaman and Sanliurfa Provinces
The Provinces of Adiyaman and Sanliurfa in southern Turkey experienced heavy rainfall on 14-15 March, leading to floods, casualties, and extensive damage. This report provides an… Full Story

| 21-Mar-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ALERT a | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

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Brazil Brazil
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Deadly Landslides in Manaus, Brazil Triggered by Heavy Rains
Heavy rains lashed the state of Amazonas in northwestern Brazil, triggering landslides in the state capital of Manaus. The Jorge Teixeira neighbourhood was hit particularly hard,… Full Story

| 16-Mar-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: Flood List |

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t Thailand
Thailand Experiences severe weather conditions
In the past few days, Thailand has experienced severe weather conditions, which have caused damage in various parts of the country. From 12-14 March, heavy rainfall, thunderstorms… Full Story

| 15-Mar-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

1,900
malay Malaysia
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30,000 Displaced by Floods in Johor, Pahang, Malacca and Negeri Sembilan
Floods in Peninsular Malaysia have worsened over the last 24 hours, with almost 30,000 people being evacuated to safety. The states of Johor, Pahang, Malacca and Negeri Sembilan… Full Story

| 02-Mar-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, Displaced (n) | ONGOING gg | Agency: Flood List |

30,000
Lebanon Lebanon
AS
Lebanon Hit by Severe Winter Weather in February 2023 Introduction:
Lebanon, a country located in the eastern Mediterranean region, has been hit by a wave of severe winter weather in February 2023. The weather has caused significant disruptions to… Full Story

| 26-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, COLDWAVE | ONGOING gg | Agency: Glide Number |

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ecu Ecuador
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Flooding and Landslides Triggered by Heavy Rainfall: Ecuador Disaster Report
Over the period of 18-21 February, Ecuador experienced heavy rainfall resulting in floods and landslides, causing casualties and widespread damage across several provinces. This… Full Story

| 24-Feb-2023 | FLOODS, SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

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Brazil Brazil
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Record rainfall in Brazil breaks 600mm
Brazil's North Coast, specifically the cities of Bertioga, São Sebastião, Ilhabela, Ubatuba, and Caraguatatuba, experienced the highest recorded rainfall in the country's history… Full Story

| 22-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: Flood List |

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Mozambique Mozambique
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Flooding in the Southern Region of the Country
Between 7-10 February, the southern region of the country was hit by heavy rains, which reached up to 100 mm in 24 hours. The rain caused widespread flooding in Maputo city and… Full Story

| 12-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

30,605
Zambia Zambia
Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms
In Zambia since January 11, 2023, heavy rainfall and thunderstorms affected central-southern localities. The floods have caused severe damage and casualties, with the Southern… Full Story

| 05-Feb-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

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Brazil Brazil
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In Santa Catarina state of Brazil, 3 people have died and 2 are missing after floods and landslides r.
Stormy weather in the state of Santa Catarina in southern Brazil has caused fatalities and material damage in 26 municipalities. The cities of Rio Negrinho and Ascurra have… Full Story

| 21-Jan-2023 | SEVERE-STORMs, LANDSLIDES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

8,200
colombia Colombia
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Colombia - Landslide
A landslide event triggered by recent heavy rainfall occurred on 10 January in the Municipality of Rosas Cauca, in the Cauca Department (western coast of Colombia). The landslide… Full Story

| 11-Jan-2023 | LANDSLIDES, SEVERE-STORMs | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

700

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