Cyclone Gati devastates parts of Somalia
Last change: Isolde Moussot 24.11.2020
Heavy rainfall has led to flooding. In 2 days as much rain fell as the average in 2 years. The region of Puntland and the city of Bisaso are particularly affected. At least 6000 families are now homeless, without food and at least 8 people are dead.
Category 5 hurricane Iota in Central America
At least 38 deaths
Only 2 weeks after Eta, Central America is hit by hurricane Iota. Thousands have become homeless and are sleeping on the streets. The hurricane came with heavy rain and enormous waves. Houses were destroyed by the floods and people were buried under landslides.
Typhoon Ulysses hits the Philippines
Last change: Isolde Moussot 12.11.2020
The level of the Marikina River reaches 22 metres. At 3 am hundreds of inhabitants have to be evacuated when the river level reaches 18 meters. It has been raining continuously since Wednesday evening.
Floods and landslides on Crete
Last change: Isolde Moussot 10.11.2020
After 2 days of heavy rain on the Greek island of Crete, floods and landslides occur. Cars are washed into the sea. Rubble is washed up in the alleys and also on the beaches. .local residents report that they have never experienced such a devastating flood before.
Hurricane Eta, at least 70 dead in Central America.
Last change: Isolde Moussot 06.11.2020
Floods and landslides. Thousands are homeless. At least 25 houses have been buried under a landslide. The north of Guatemala is the worst affected.
Supertyphoon Goni hits land with up to 280 km per hour
At least 16 deaths
Last change: Isolde Moussot 03.11.2020
In his baggage he has heavy rain and blooms with up to 320 km/h. The inhabitants of the Philippines were already taken to safety yesterday. 1 million people were evacuated.
Turkey and parts of Greece hit by earthquake and mini-Tsusami
At least 12 people have died and at least 419 are injured. Several buildings have collapsed in Iszmir. The Greek island of Samos and parts of Turkey were hit by a tsumami.
Flooding in Vietnam, Cambodia and India after very heavy rainfall and storm
At least 32 people died in the floods and due to a collapsing building.
Hurricane Alex in France and Italy
At least one hundred houses were swept away by the floods or damaged to such an extent that they are uninhabitable for a long time. In a few hours, as much rain fell as usually in 4 months.
Hurricane Sally USA
Hurricane Sally hits land at 165 km/h. Heavy rainfall accompanies the storm. In the city of Pensacola in Florida, the Tagesschau reports that in four hours as much rain has fallen as usual in four months.
Aid reaches people affected by the floods in Sudan
More than 500,000 people are affected by the floods. This is the worst flooding disaster in 100 years.
Flooding in Senegal, Niger, Nigeria, Chad and Cameroon , Africa
760.000 people are affected and at least 111 have died.
On 5.9.2020, more rain fell in Senegal on a single day than in 3 months of the rainy season. Thousands have lost their homes and are now in emergency shelters. Three children are dead and at least one adult is missing.