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21 Sep 2018 description
report La Jornada
  • Perecen tres en Chihuahua

  • Declaran emergencia por inundaciones en 11 municipios de Sinaloa y en 13 de Sonora

Las lluvias que trajo consigo la depresión tropical 19-E –la primera que se forma en el Mar de Cortés desde 1949– provocaron severas inundaciones en una amplia zona del noroeste del país. Cuatro mujeres desaparecieron luego de ser arrastradas por las corrientes en Culiacán, Sinaloa, y tres personas fallecieron, una ahogada y dos electrocutadas. En Chihuahua, las crecidas de arroyos han dejado un saldo de tres muertos.

19 Sep 2018 description
report Government of Peru

Hay 21 familias afectadas, informó el Indeci

Las Oficinas de Defensa Civil de las municipalidades distritales de San Martín de Pangoa y Mazamari, de la provincia de Satipo, en la región Junín, vienen coordinando la entrega de bienes de ayuda humanitaria para las familias afectadas por los vientos fuertes registrados en la tarde de ayer en esos distritos.

19 Sep 2018 description
report Frontier Post

SLAMABAD: National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in its Monsoon daily situation on Tuesday reported 88 persons died, 158 were injured, and 362 houses were damaged due to heavy rains in the country from June 20 to September 14, 2018 here on Tuesday.

According to the report, due to heavy rains and overflow of water channels, gusty winds in various areas of the provinces caused most of the damages of precious lives and property during Monsoon 2018.

18 Sep 2018 description

GENEVA, 18 September 2018 – This year will probably go down as one of the hottest years on record and is turning out to be another remarkable year for extreme weather events.

Record temperatures, heatwaves, storms, floods, drought and heavy rainfall have been evident across the globe. Following earlier catastrophes this year, notably wildfires in north America and Europe, widespread flooding in India, flooding and landslides in Japan, we are now experiencing floods and storms which are disrupting the lives of millions across the Americas, Africa and Asia.

14 Sep 2018 description

Highlights

  • An estimated 152,360 individuals returned to Ar-Raqqa city since October 2017, although conditions remain unconducive for returns due to high levels of destruction and explosive hazard contamination. Sub-standard living conditions in IDP sites, protracted displacement, movement restrictions and a lack of information on the scale and scope of explosive hazard risks in Raqqa city may all be factors leading IDPs to return

13 Sep 2018 description

Official Sources:

Severe Weather

Guatemala

13 Sep 2018 description

Strong winds that blew over some parts of Chikwawa District during the night of Sunday, 9th September, have affected a total of 1350 households.

A preliminary report from the District Council indicates that the winds wreaked havoc in Traditional Authorities Ngabu, Lundu, Chapananga and Katunga, and left three people injured.

“One person has been admitted to St. Montfort Hospital in Nchalo and the other two sustained minor injuries and were treated as outpatients,” reads part of the report.

10 Sep 2018 description

RÉPUBLIQUE CENTRAFRICAINE

HAUSSE DES ATTAQUES CONTRE LES ORGANISATIONS HUMANITAIRES
Entre janvier et août, 274 incidents touchant des organisations humanitaires et leur personnel ont été enregistrés dans le pays, soit en moyenne plus d’un incident par jour. Plus de 20 entrepôts et locaux de groupes d’aide ont été pillés, principalement dans les régions de Batangafo, Kaga Bandoro, Bambari et Bria, ce qui a entraîné la suspension des opérations de secours. Vingtcinq véhicules ont été volés au cours de la même période.

10 Sep 2018 description

Central African Republic

Spike in attacks against aid groups
Between January and August, 274 incidents affecting humanitarian organizations and their staff were recorded across the country, amounting to an average of more than one incident per day. Over 20 aid groups’ warehouses and premises were looted mainly in Batangafo, Kaga Bandoro, Bambarri and Bria areas, forcing the suspension of relief operations. Twenty-five vehicles were stolen in the same period.

05 Sep 2018 description

Archidona (Napo).- La Secretaría de Gestión de Riesgos (SGR), a través de la Unidad de Monitoreo de Eventos Adversos (UMEVA), reportaron las últimas novedades por las fuertes lluvias registradas en la Amazonía.

En la provincia de Napo se recibió un reporte de inundación por desborde del río Misahuallí en el cantón Archidona, parroquia Cotundo, donde Técnicos de la SGR realizaron la evaluación inicial de las necesidades del lugar para determinar posibles daños causados por el fenómeno climático.