Viet Nam : Typhoon : 1998/11
|Country or District||Viet Nam|
|Outline||A low-pressure front in the south of the South China Sea developed into typhoon Dawn on 19 November 1998. The wind velocity reached 8 to 9 of the Beaufort scale.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
|OCHA Situation Report No.1 98/11/24|
|*As of 23 November, 102 people were reported killed, 14 injured and 2 missing.||*416,428 houses were damaged and 1,321 destroyed.||*The economic loss is estimated at more than USD 18 million.|
|Govt. Viet Nam Preliminary Report on Typhoon Dawn|
|People killed: 87 People injured: 8 People missing: 4||Houses flooded: 381,509 Houses collapsed: 608 Houses damaged: 1,128|
OCHA Situation Report No. 6 - 01 December 1998
The snow level is 1-3 cm in the valleys and up to 13 cm in the mountain areas. The water levels in the rivers are decreasing.
OCHA Situation Report No. 8 - 01 December 1998
The Government has purchased 110 apartments for the displaced people.
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[ERI Emergency Relief Information]