Overall Green alert Flood
in Nepal

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100607
Death: 11
Displaced: -
Countries: Nepal
From - To 12 Sep - 14 Sep

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Sindhupalchok, Nepal, September 2020Further flooding and landslides affected Sindhupalchok district in Nepal after heavy rainfall 12 to 13 September. National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Authority (NDRRMA) reported 11 people have lost their lives and 20 are missing, 17 families have been affected and 11 houses buried or swept away in Bahrabise municipality.Sat 12 Sep 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. 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: 7 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Nepal wakes up to 6.0 magnitude earthquake, no damage reportedWed, 16 Sep 2020 05:39:00 +0200.

KATHMANDU: An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted central Nepal on Wednesday morning. The epicentre of the tremor has been recorded at Ramche of Sindhupalchok district which has already been ravaged by flood and landslid
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Nepal wakes up to 6.0 magnitude earthquake, no damage reportedWed, 16 Sep 2020 05:30:00 +0200.

'An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred around Ramche of Sindhupalchok district at 5:19 am,' the National Seismological Centre tweeted.No damages have been reported yet from the epicentre of the earthquake
Nepal wakes up to 6.0 magnitude earthquake, no damage reportedWed, 16 Sep 2020 05:16:00 +0200.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted central Nepal on Wednesday morning. The epicentre of the tremor has been recorded at Ramche of Sindhupalchok district which has already been ravaged by flood and landslide and of 2
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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts Nepal; no casualties reportedWed, 16 Sep 2020 05:10:00 +0200.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted central Nepal on Wednesday morning. The epicentre of the tremor has been recorded at Ramche of Sindhupalchok district which has already been ravaged by flood and landslide and earth
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),