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  • Tropical Cyclone Yaas - May 2021 مايو 24, 2021
    Affected countries: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka Glide: TC-2021-000058-BGD The Deep Depression over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal intensified into Cyclonic Storm ‘Yaas’ and lay centred at 05:30 hrs (LT) over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal, about 540 km south-southeast of Paradip (Odisha) and 630 km south-southeast of Digha (West Bengal). In the next 24 hours it is […]
  • DR Congo: Volcano Nyiragongo - May 2021 مايو 22, 2021
    Affected country: Democratic Republic of the Congo Glide: VO-2021-000059-COD On Saturday 22 May around 18.30 UTC, first news of an eruption of the Volcano Nyiragongo, situated in the north of the city of Goma in North Kivu province, started to appear on media websites. Effusive eruption was quickly confirmed, with reports of power cuts, people […]
  • Malaysia: Floods - May 2021 مايو 20, 2021
    Affected country: Malaysia Glide: FL-2021-000061-MYS Sabah state in Malaysia had been experiencing heavy rainfalls since 20 May, causing two districts (Beaufort and Tenom) being inundated by floods. The rain was nonstop for a few days resulting in two rivers collision between the Pagalan River and the Padas River. People fled from their homes and evacuated […]
  • Sri Lanka: Floods and Landslides - May 2021 مايو 17, 2021
    Affected country: Sri Lanka Glide: FL-2021-000057-LKA Heavy rain caused flooding and landslides in Western, Central and Southern Provinces of Sri Lanka, resulting in casualties. According to Sri Lanka‘s Disaster Management Centre (DMC), three people died and one has been injured by flood events on 13-14 May. A landslide occurred in Kandy District on 13 May, […]
  • Tropical Cyclone Tauktae - May 2021 مايو 15, 2021
    Affected countries: India, Maldives, Pakistan, Sri Lanka Glide: TC-2021-000056-IND A low pressure system over the Lakshadweep archipelago and adjoining Arabian Sea has intensified into Cyclonic Storm “Tauktae”...The storm is predicted to reach the Gujarat coast by 18 May.. Localised floods are already reported in few low lying areas in Kerala causing limited displacement. Local administrations […]