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Yemen: Tropical Cyclone: 2015/11/03 Country Information on DRR

Period 2015/11/03
Country or District Yemen
Event Type Tropical Cyclone
Outline 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.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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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

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


International Charter 2015/11/03
Cyclone in Yemen