Overall Green alert Flood
in North Korea, South Korea

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100601
Death: 0
Displaced: 5400
Countries: North Korea, South Korea
From - To 02 Sep - 02 Sep

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North and South Korea, September 2020Typhoon Maysak brought strong winds and heavy rain as it swept across the Korean Peninsula on 03 September. 1 person died as a result of wind damage in Busan, South Korea. Flooding was reported in Gangwon Province. In North Korea, state media reported evacuations after flooding in Wonsan in Kangwon Province on 03 September.Wed 2 Sep 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
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