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Brazil - Floods (Government of Sao Paulo, Bombeiros Sao Paulo, Floodlist, INMET, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 12 February 2020)

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  • Heavy rain caused widespread flooding and landslides across Sao Paulo State on 10-11 February.

  • National authorities have confirmed 5 fatalities, and 658 people displaced. A landslide was reported in Marilia municipality, destroying a state highway, and flood waters have innundated several roads of the Greater Sao Paulo area. Several districts have declared a state of emergency.

  • Moderate to locally heavy rain is expected over northern Sao Paulo State in the coming days.