Details of Disaster Information


Nicaragua : Heavy Rain, Flood : 2014/10/18
GLIDE: FL-2014-000144-NIC  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2014/10/18
Country
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District
Nicaragua
Name Heavy Rain, Flood
Outline Twenty-two people have died in Nicaragua during several days of heavy rains.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • AFP 2014/10/19
    Driving rain that has swamped most of Nicaragua for days has killed 24 people, authorities said 19 October 2014, sparking fears of a potential health crisis in some areas.The flooding has left more than 33,000 people homeless and many are cramming into shelters around the nation
  • BBC News 2014/10/18
    Over 30,000 people have been affected by the rains in Nicaragua.