|Jamaica : Heavy rain, Flood : 2002/05/26|
|Name||Heavy rain, Flood|
|Outline|| Heavy rains pummeled Jamaica for a fifth straight day on Sunday, causing landslides and flash floods and forcing hundreds of people to take refuge in makeshift state shelters or other family members' homes.
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
|Reuters AlertNet 2002/06/04|
|Dead: 11 people
Homeless: nearly 700 poeple
|The $23 million estimate included damage to roads, bridges, buildings, water supplies and public health facilities.
||Damage toll from flooding and landslides caused by recent heavy rains could surpass $42 million (J$2 billion).
|Dead: at least 26 persons
(Jamaica and Haiti)
|103 families were in shelters.