Details of Disaster Information


Viet Nam : Flash Flood : 2004/11/27
GLIDE: FF-2004-000122-VNM  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2004/11/27
Country
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District
Viet Nam
Name Flash Flood
Outline Flash floods triggered by Typhoon Muifa have killed at least 25 people in central Vietnam, officials said on Saturday.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Reuters AlertNet 2004/11/29
    Floods and landslides have killed at least 40 people in Vietnam and 42 are missing, officials said on Monday, and elderly wooden houses inundated at a world heritage site are in danger of collapsing.
  • Reuters AlertNet 2004/11/28
    Landslides and flash floods triggered by Typhoon Muifa have killed at least 33 people in central Vietnam, officials said on Sunday. Torrential rains hit Vietnam's central region this week and floods submerged more than 10,000 houses and railway tracks and brought traffic to a stand still.
  • CNN News 2004/11/27
    Flash floods triggered by Typhoon Muifa have killed at least 25 people in central Vietnam, state-run Vietnam Television said on Saturday.
  • news24.com 2004/11/27
    Thousands of houses and at least 4 000 hectares of crops have been flooded across five central provinces.
  • Reuters Alertnet 2004/11/27
    Flash floods kill 11 in central Vietnam