Egypt - Floods (EMAEG, NOAA-CPC, FloodList, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 24 October 2019)
Heavy rain has been affecting Cairo Capital City and other parts of the country since 22 October, resulting in at least 8 fatalities.
According to media reports, 3 people died in Gharbia Governorate, 2 in North Sinai Governorate, 2 in Kafr El-Sheikh Governorate, and one in Cairo. Damage has been sustained to buildings and roads in Greater Cairo, including Nasr City and areas around its international airport.
More heavy rain and thunderstorms are expected in Cairo until 25 October.