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Yemen:Tropical Cyclone:2015/11/03

Duration2015/11/03 Tropical Cyclone Chapala made landfall on mainland Yemen on 3 November and early reports point to substantial flooding. Based on current projections the estimated number of people that may be affected by Cyclone Chapala is 1.1 million or more, mainly in the two governorates of Shabwah and Hadramaut.
Country or DistrictYemen
NameTropical Cyclone

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others

Specific Matters

Related Links
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/08
    There are an estimated 6,808 families displaced in Shabwa, Hadramout, Socotra and Abyan.
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/08
    Eight people were killed and more than 50,000 people were displaced.
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/03
    Early reports of three deaths and 34 injuries. Initial reports suggest more than 40,000 people displaced or temporarily evacuated from coastal areas and at least 450 homes damaged or destroyed.
Geographycal Data Information
  • UNOSAT 2015/11/03
    Estimated Precipitation Accumulation from 02 November 12 h to 03 November 2015 12 h UTC, Yemen (3 Nov 2015)
  • ECHO 2015/11/03
    Yemen - Tropical Cyclone CHAPALA - ECHO Daily Map | 03/11/2015
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center