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Yemen: Flood: 2016/4/13 Country Information on DRR

Period 2016/4/13
Country or District Yemen
Event Type Flood
Outline Flash floods caused by heavy rains on 13 and 14 April. It is estimated 4,000 families (24,000 people). According to media report, 24 people have died and more people are reported missing.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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A landslide caused by heavy rain has swept through a village in southwestern Yemen, killing at least 20 people, local media said on 23 May 2016.

UNOCHA 2016/04/27
Heavy rainfall on 13-14 April caused flash flooding in seven governorates, causing 24 deaths and affecting 49,000 people.

UNOCHA 2016/04/22
Over 20,700 people have been affected in Sana\'a, Amran and Marib governorates.

UNOCHA 2016/4/16
Flash floods caused by heavy rains on 13 and 14 April have inundated a number of districts in seven governorates in Yemen, Al Hudaydah, Amran, Hajjah, Sana\'a, Al Mahwit, Aden, and Marib affecting an estimated 4,000 families (24,000 people). While estimations of deaths are still being verified initial information indicate that at least 20 people have been killed.