Details of Disaster Information


Kyrgyz Republic : Cold Wave : 2012/12/18
GLIDE: CW-2012-000209-KGZ  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2012/12/18
Country
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District
Kyrgyz Republic
Name Cold Wave
Outline Since December 2012, Kyrgyzstan is experiencing unusually cold winter with heavy snowfalls and high precipitation level. In the northern part of the country temperatures reached minus 30-35 degree Celsius. On 18 December 2012, a state of emergency situation was claimed in Bishkek city.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • IFRC 2012/12/22
    Approximately 1750 households have been affected by the cold wave and urgently need to be provided with humanitarian aid.