Details of Disaster Information

El Salvador : Flood : 1999/09
GLIDE: FL-1999-000349-SLV  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 1999/09
El Salvador
Name Flood
Outline Government has declared red alert for the entire country, following heavy rains that have been ongoing for the past few weeks. Flooding and landslides occur in the areas affected, including urban areas of San Salvador.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others
OCHA Situation Report No.1 1999/9/29
So far approximately 3,000 people have been evacuated in 12 out the country's 14 departments.

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