Honduras, 29 de Agosto 2016
Fuente: La Tribuna
Tegucigalpa, (ACAN-EFE).- Una mujer muerta, 25 personas evacuadas y más de un centenar de viviendas afectadas es el saldo de las fuertes lluvias que afectan a Honduras, donde también han causado inundaciones y daños materiales, informó hoy una fuente oficial.
Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. Annex A.
Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD. Annex B.
Dam Levels Serial Reservoirs Max Conservation Level (Feet) Current Level (Feet) Percentage
a. Tarbela 1,550.00 1,543.16 99.5%
b. Mangla 1,242.00 1,237.25 99.6%
Significant Events. Nothing to Report.
Road Situation (NHA and Respective Provinces). All roads across the Country are clear for all types of traffic.
Asia Pacific Shows Progress in Water Security, But Challenges Remain – ADB
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – Water security in Asia and Pacific has progressed overall in the past 5 years, but major challenges remain, including overexploited groundwater, demand from rising populations, and climate variability, according to a new report from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
There is no let up in floods in Bihar, where the toll has risen with three more deaths reported from Khagaria.
Flood has been caused by a spate in rivers Ganga, Sone, Punpun, Burhi Gandak, Ghaghra, Kosi and others and has affected 37.74 lakh people of 12 districts in the state.
Ganga, though showing either a receding or steady trend in several places, is flowing above the danger mark at Digha Ghat, Gandhi Ghat, Hathidah in Patna, Bhagalpur and Kahalgaon in Bhagalpur district and in Munger and Buxar districts.
Emergency response to floods: Since early August, 474,490 people in 10 regions/ states across Myanmar were affected by torrential floods. In cooperation with the government counterparts and partners, WFP launched emergency flood response with rapid needs assessments and subsequent food distributions in the worst affected areas of Ayeyarwaddy, Bago, Mandalay and Magway Regions as well as Rakhine State. The assessment results indicated that 189,000 people were in need of immediate food assistance.
Heavy rainfall floods streets in Rawalpindi
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Pakistan to become water scarce in 4 years
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By Kate Jean Smith, IFRC
Lao Red Cross is responding to landslides and flooding that has occurred across northern Lao PDR over the past weeks.
Earlier this month, heavy rains started pouring down in the provinces of Luangprabang, Oudomsay, Salavan and Sayyabuly.
As conditions began to improve a week later, more rains arrived, fueled by effects of Tropical Storm Dianmu. This time the province of Xiengkhuang suffered the brunt of the rainfall.
The Red Cross Red Crescent this weekend called for greater investment in community resilience so vulnerable families can better face future challenges, including disease outbreaks.
Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Judy M. Taguiwalo today said that she will instruct all regional directors of the department’s field offices (FOs) all over the country to monitor more closely the situation faced by Filipinos taking refuge in evacuation areas because of natural disasters and/or man-made calamities.
She said that the DSWD’s FOs should find means to assist refugees in whatever they can, and said that the department will also coordinate with other government agencies on the same.
1. Helping Developing Countries Reduce Disaster Risk from Natural Hazards through Modern Hydromet Services
ISLAMABAD/QUETTA: A three-day anti-polio campaign is set to begin in high-risk areas across the country on Monday, but Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Lahore have been excluded from the drive for now because of rains and the T20 cricket tournament.
Although rain has also affected Karachi, the forecast there indicates a clear weather in the coming days and, therefore, the campaign in the city will proceed as per schedule.
Cuando en los últimos días del 2015 e inicios del 2016 el río Paraguay alcanzó los 7,88 m de altura en Asunción, 15.151 familias se encontraban en los refugios y albergues habilitados, donde recibieron asistencia de la Secretaría de Emergencia Nacional (SEN). Desde mediados de julio y hasta la fecha, 14.563 familias ya regresaron a sus hogares con apoyo de la Secretaría, cuyos funcionarios colaboran en el traslado de sus bienes y enseres.
Monsoon rains in the Philippines have caused major flooding across multiple provinces. More than 15,000 families have been affected by the monsoon.
Convoy of Hope's team in the Philippines is responding by providing people in need with emergency relief supplies. To date, they have provided more than 33,000 meals and have served 1,655 families in Bulacan, Pampanga, Tarlac, Pangasinan, Llocos Sur and Llocos Norte.
CHENNAI: Chennaiites as young as a toddler and as old as 85, the differently abled, the educated, the uneducated, the high, middle, lower classes, from areas far and wide, all gathered at Valluvar Kottam on Sunday morning to question and discuss how prepared the city was, if a flood was to hit again. The last time an entire city came together to help each other this way was only during the unforgettable December floods last year.
Bhopal Flood Situation
Bhopal received an unprecedented 24 cm rainfall on the night of 9th July 2016 which broke the record of 46 years in the city. The whole city was inundated with the rain water with leaving no area unaffected. The sudden downpour flooded the low lying areas and severely affected the slum dwellers who reside in these areas. The affected people have lost their shelter, property and their normal life being disrupted.
Impact of Flood
De acuerdo al último relevamiento, asciende a 33 el número de personas desplazadas en todo el país, 12 en Canelones y 21 en Maldonado y a 4 el número de rutas nacionales cortadas debido a los recientes eventos meteorológicos.
Evolución del evento